REFERENCES

Updated: March 1, 2019

  1. L. A. Jewes, W. A. Gillespie, A. Leadbetter et al., "Bacteriuria and bacteraemia in patients with long-term indwelling catheters-A Domiciliary Study," Journal of Medical Microbiology, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 61-65, 1988.
  2. Gould CV, Umscheid CA, Agarwal RK, Kuntz G, Pegues DA. Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC): guideline for prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections, 2009.
  3. Kunin CM, McCormack RC. Prevention of catheter-induced urinary-tract infections by sterile closed drainage. N Engl J Med.1966;274(21):1155-1161.
  4. ANA CAUTI Prevention Tool. Retrieved from https://www.nursingworld.org/practice-policy/work-environment/health-safety/infection-prevention/ana-cauti-prevention-tool/: Accessed March 1, 2019
  5. Klevens, RM., Edward, JR., et al. “Estimating Healthcare-associated Infections and Deaths in U.S. Hospitals”. Public Health Reports 122: (2007):160-166.
  6. Centers for Disease Control and Prevenrtion. Catheter-associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI) Toolkit, Retrieved from http://www.cdc.gov/HAI/pdfs/toolkits/CAUTItoolkit_3_10.pdf : Accessed March 1, 2019
  7. Centers for Disease Control and Prevenrtion. Catheter-associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI) Toolkit, Retrieved from http://www.cdc.gov/HAI/pdfs/toolkits/CAUTItoolkit_3_10.pdf : Accessed March 1, 2019
  8. Imam, MD, Talha H. (June 2018)"Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTI)". Retrieved from https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/genitourinary-disorders/urinary-tract-infections-utis/catheter%E2%80%93associated-urinary-tract-infections-cautis,: Accessed March 1, 2019
  9. Saint S. Clinical and economic consequences of nosocomial catheter-related bacteriuria. Am J Infect Control. 2000;28(1):68-75.
  10. Platt R, Polk BF, Murdock B, Rosner B. Mortality associated with nosocomial urinary-tract infection. N Engl J Med. 1982;307(11):637-642.
  11. Givens CD, Wenzel RP. Catheter-associated urinary tract infections in surgical patients: A controlled study on the excess morbidity and costs. J Urol. 1980;124(5):646-648.
  12. Tambyah PA, Knasinski V, Maki DG. The direct costs of nosocomial catheter-associated urinary tract infection in the era of managed care. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2002;23(1):27-31.

CONTACT INFORMATION

BioFlo, LLC
Attention: Legal Counsel
1435 East Airport Blvd.
Sanford, FL 32773
Phone: +1-407-585-6000
E-mail: info@bioflo.us

Close and Return to BioFlo.us