Urinary Catheterization

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  1. What size of Foley catheter is commonly used for adults?
    16 Fr
  2. How much water is necessary to inflate a 5-cc balloon on the Foley indwelling catheter?
    10 cc
  3. After inserting the Foley catheter & prior to inflating the balloon, what should be confirmed?
    Urine flow into drainage bag
  4. Where should the Foley indwelling catheter drainage bag be positioned after insertion of the catheter?
    Lower than lever of the bladder
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Urinary Catheterization
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2012-04-02 22:19:32
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Preoperative Patient Care-Urinary Catheterization
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