膀胱管理 / Bladder Management
CareCure CommunityCareCure Community features a SpinalNurse bulletin board with informed comments on matters of the bowel, and all issues of paralysis.
CareCure's Capsaicin and Resiniferatoxin Therapy of Bladder SpasticityRecent clinical trials indicate that instillation of capsaicin (the essence of pepper) or resiniferatoxin (RTX, from a cactus like plant) into the bladder can reduce bladder spasticity for weeks.
CareCure’s Suprapubic Cystostomy vs. Urethral CatheterizationWise Young, Ph.D., M.D.; W. M. Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience;Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey reviews several studies comparing urethral and suprapubic catheterization in people with spinal cord injury. These studies indicate that suprapubic catheterization is superior to both chronic indwelling and intermittent urethral catheterization for reducing bladder infections and kidney damage.
CareCure’s Cranberry Therapy of Urinary Tract InfectionsDo cranberry juice or concentrates prevent urinary tract infections? This article reviews clinical trials and mechanisms of cranberry effects on bladder infections.
Shepherd Center Learning ConnectionsBladder Care: An online course for patients and their families.
University of Alabama at BirminghamOffers an information sheet (Info Sheet #11) on bladder care and management.
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