Which catheter to choose
Latex and silicone are the most used catheter materials. The most important thing is to choose the right material for each individual patient.
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Indwelling catheter can be used in two different ways, either through urethra or by suprapubic catheterization. Alternatively intermittent catheterization can be performed.
Patients treated with a urinary catheter can move through different healthcare facilities, during the treatment period. The catheter treatment must therefore be carefully documented in the medical record.