Guidelines for the prevention of catheter associated urinary tract infection
These guidelines from the Health Protection Surveillance Centre in Ireland are aimed at professionals in all healthcare settings and outline recommendations for the prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infection.
This document represents the expert opinion of the Strategy for Control of Antibiotic Resistance in Ireland following a literature review. It covers learning and recommendations which are equally applicable to the UK and other countries. The guidelines include evidence review, best practice guidance and outlines strategies for care bundles, documentation and education.