Foley Urinary Catheter
Sharklet has partnered with Cook Medical to produce the Sharklet Foley Catheter, a device that uses the micropattern protection of Sharklet instead of chemical technology.
To learn more about our Foley catheter research, check out the articles below.
While previous CAUTI studies completed by Sharklet focused on flat samples, this study used cylindrical samples designed to emulate the shape of a Foley catheter. The research showed that Sharklet on the surface of the catheter reduces the amount of bacteria migrating up the catheter and into the body – the cause of CAUTIs. Read More