An investigation of the effectiveness against bacteriuria of silver-coated catheters in short-term urinary catheter applications: A randomized controlled study


AKÇAM F. Z. , KAYA O. , NURLU TEMEL E. , BÜYÜKTUNA S. A. , ÜNAL O. , YÜREKLİ V. A.

JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND CHEMOTHERAPY, vol.25, no.10, pp.797-800, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jiac.2019.04.004
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND CHEMOTHERAPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.797-800

Abstract

Aim: The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of antimicrobial-coated catheters against bacteriuria and urinary tract infection in patients who have urinary catheterization.