Nephrostomy Care Bundle

Nephrostomy Care Bundle

Improving standards of care with a comprehensive long-term nephrostomy care bundle For most percutaneous catheters, care bundles exist to provide a set of interventions that when used together, significantly improve patient outcomes. However, long-term nephrostomies...
Long-Term Nephrostomies

Long-Term Nephrostomies

Long-Term Nephrostomies 5 reasons to choose a closed system drainage bag instead of a urostomy bag. The type of drainage bag used in conjunction with a Nephrostomy catheter is often an afterthought, or a case of whatever is on the shelf. However, the type of drainage...
Outpatient Paracentesis

Outpatient Paracentesis

Therapeutic Taps – Why you should establish a day-case outpatient paracentesis clinic if you don’t already have one. Ascites is common secondary complication to liver cirrhosis. Often hospitals manage patients with refractory or large volume abdominal fluid...