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Pamphlet provides step-by-step instructions for female self-catheterization procedure. Also includes information on supplies needed, how to disinfect plastic and red rubber catheters, proper hand cleansing, maintaining a residual urine diary, traveling, and when to call your physician.
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Benefits of This Pamphlet to Your Patient
The process of self-catheterization can be daunting and frightening to the patient who must perform the procedure on herself. This pamphlet provides the information she needs in a manner that is proved to be successful in teaching the procedure to patients.
It offers step-by-step instructions that are clearly and concisely written. This narrative is supported by professionally illustrated medical art.
The pamphlet provides a detailed list of supplies necessary and how to keep them clean and sanitized for safe use. Included is a residual urine diary the patient is encouraged to use. It also offers guidelines on when to consult a professional health care provider if problems arise.
Give your patient the knowledge and confidence needed to do this procedure herself. This pamphlet will show her how.
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