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3 Reasons Urinary Catheters are Overused in Hospitals
Health Leaders Media

It’s not surprising that Michigan’s hospital caregivers adopted proven strategies to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs) faster than hospitals in other states, and had lower infections overall. It was Michigan, after all, that launched the 2007 Keystone Project, which has become a model for reducing infections nationwide.

But even in the Wolverine state, three troublesome obstacles continue to block the use of best practices in most settings.