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Should lidocaine gel or lubricating gel be used for catheter insertion?

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From my experience, instilling the lidocaine gel AND waiting has always achieved the best outcome. if the guidelines change now and turn us back to lubricating gel only I think we will not be giving the best care possible. Where research is not conclusive I guess we need to stick to common sense until research conclusively advises otherwise.

Posted date

17 May, 2009

Posted time

1:06 am

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