Clinical and Economic Data

The Impact of
catheter-related problems
on the NHS

We have worked with York Health Economics Consortium to provide health economic data for the impact of catheter-related problems on our healthcare system. Please see our findings below.

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We are actively and consistently seeking the latest research available to help patients with in-dwelling catheters in need of care; if you have any further information to contribute to our findings, please feel free to contact us.

Clinical Data supporting UroShield

UroShield's innovative technology for preventing CAUTI has attracted the attention from a variety of reputable scholars alongside measured results in a number of studies.

Surface Acoustic Waves: A New Therapeutic Approach to…
Following prevention of biofilm formation on the urinary catheter in the first clinical studies and…
Sound Waves Effectively Assist Tobramycin in Elimination of…
Low frequency vibrations assisted tobramycin in killing P. aeruginosa biofilms at sub-MIC. Thus, sound waves…
RCT, Medical and Surgical Urology
In double-blinded randomized control trial, of Uroshield, 55 patients in a skilled nursing facility chain…
The Official Journal of the Hospital Infection Society
National evidence-based guidelines for preventing healthcare-associated infections (HCAI) in National Health Service (NHS) hospitals in…
Economic impact of CAUTI
Clearly it is impossible to make a simple and accurate calculation of the financial cost…
Role of biofilm in catheter-associated urinary tract infection
The predominant form of life for the majority of microorganisms in any hydrated biologic system…
Effective Prevention of Microbial Biofilm Formation on Medical…
Low-energy surface acoustic waves generated from electrically activated piezo elements are shown to effec- tively…
Surface acoustic waves increase the susceptibility of Pseudomonas…
Bacterial urinary tract infections resulting from prolonged patient catheterization have become a major health problem.…
Treatment Of Biofilms Using Surface Acoustic Waves
Biofilms are bacterial communities embedded in extrapolysaccharide matrix which protects them from hostile environmental conditions.…
Surface Acoustic Waves Enhance Neutrophil Killing of Bacteria
Biofilms are structured communities of bacteria that play a major role in the pathogenicity of…
Sound Waves Effectively Assist Antibiotics in Elimination of…
Microbial biofilms are highly refractory to antimicrobials. The aim of this study was to investigate…