Monitoring and Management of Elderly Surgical Patients Post-Foley Catheter Removal: Guidelines


( Last Updated : November 2, 2015)
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Question


  1. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding monitoring post-void residuals post-Foley catheter removal for elderly (aged 65 years) surgical patients?

  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the provision of intermittent catheterization post-Foley catheter removal for elderly (aged 65 years) surgical patients?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding discontinuation of bladder scanning post-Foley catheter removal for elderly (aged 65 years) surgical patients?


Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding monitoring and care post-Foley catheter removal for elderly surgical patients.