Uro-tainer polihexanide for patients with encrusted long-term urinary catheters - new advice from EBPB (Feb 2022)
The EBPB have issued advice and an evidence review for the use of Uro-tainer polihexanide (UT-P) for patients with encrusted long-term urinary catheters.
The EBPB considers there is currently insufficient evidence to support its use in the Welsh NHS. In addition, the EBPB noted the concerning adverse event rates when using Uro-tainer polihexanide.
The full statement and evidence review are available on the EBPB pages.