Doctor re-examines evidence on UTIs in patients with spinal cord injury

08/01/2018

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While several groups have tried to develop catheters and sterilization techniques so that catheters can be reused safely, they have yet to be successful. When catheters are reused, bacteria are introduced that can cause infection in the urinary tract.