Attaching a catheter valve

Do you have a urinary catheter and wish to attach or replace a catheter valve? This film will refresh your knowledge in how to attach the valve.

For this procedure you require:

  • Someone who has been taught to perform this procedure
  • Alcohol hand gel if available
  • Catheter Valve
  • Alcohol wipe
  • Waste bag

Changing a suprapubic catheter

This short film will refresh your knowledge on changing a suprapubic catheter.

For this procedure you require:

  • Someone who has been taught to perform this procedure
  • Sterile pack containing gallipots, receiver, gauze swabs, disposable towels, forceps
  • Disposable pad
  • 0.9% sodium chloride for cleansing
  • Alcohol-based hand rub 
  • Thigh strap for tethering
  • Sterile gloves
  • Sterile water
  • Selection of appropriate catheters
  • Syringe (as required to obtain a urine sample)
  • Sterile anaesthetic or lubricating jelly
  • Universal specimen container
  • Drainage bag and straps or catheter valve
  • Clean towel or similar

How to flush ureteric stents

This film refreshes your skills on flushing ureteric stents.

For this procedure you require:

  • Someone who has been taught to perform this procedure
  • 0.9% sodium chloride
  • Blunt needle or bander stent connectors
  • 10ml luer lock or luer tip syringe
  • Sterile gauze
  • Alcohol-based hand rub
  • Blunt disposable clamps
  • Alcohol (chlorhexidine) wipe
  • Replacement drainage bag
  • Sterile pack