Each transurethral application can lead to contamination with microbes. It is therefore important that catheterization is carried out under aseptic conditions. Catheterization sets help to simplify preparation and application of a transurethral catheter and to minimize the risk of infection. The urinary catheter set includes all of the components which are required for a sterile insertion or changing of urine catheter.
Contents of the non-sterile outer packaging: 2L urine bag, 25mls unisept for cleansing, 5g lubricating gel, 20mls water for injection, 2 x10mls slip tip sterile syringe, 2x size M copolymer sterile plastic gloves, Size 7 sterile latex gloves.
Contents of the sterile standard dressing set: A procedure tray with compartments for holding cleansing solutions, hand towel, protective underlay, cotton balls, gauze, 3 disposable forceps and a limpet bag.