Published: May 16, 2007
Updated: Aug. 22, 2011
If you have any questions or concerns once discharged, please call your doctor’s office or clinic between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., or after hours call 919-684-8111 and ask for the resident taking call for your doctor.
What is clean intermittent self-catheterization?
Why should I drain my bladder at regular times?
What should I know when I am doing bladder emptying with a tube?
How do I know if I have a urinary tract infection?
How do I drain the bladder with a catheter?
This article is intended as a resource for patients receiving their cancer care at Duke University Hospital or Duke Clinic. It is not intended to substitute for medical advice from your health care team. If your doctor’s instructions differ from the information in this article, please talk with your doctor before making any changes.
Source: Dept. of Advanced Practice Nursing, approved: Duke PEC, 9/03