Three types of urinary catheters are:
____________________________ is a major risk of catheterization.
The catheterization procedure should be done only by trained personnel under
The _______________________________ catheter is inserted into the bladder
through a small incision above the pubic area.
The ______________ catheter is the most commonly used indwelling catheter. It
has a balloon at the distal end which is inflated to prevent the catheter from slipping
When catheterizing a male, you should lubricate the catheter tip at least _________
To cleanse the male meatus, you should use the forceps to hold each cotton ball
and swab ________________________________________________________.
To catheterize a male, hold the penis at a _________ angle and gently insert the
lubricated catheter into the urinary meatus.
When catheterizing a female, you should lubricate the catheter tip at least _______
To catheterize a female, you should use the thumb and forefinger of your
________________________ hand to spread and separate the labia minora. After
that hand has touched the patient it is considered to be _____________________.