Development of a simple, one-step cleaning method for intermittent catheters to enable frail, disabled and older people to easily reuse their catheters
- Funding £532,895
- Competition Faecal and Urinary Incontinence in Frail Elderly People
- Competition Date Spring 2015
- Local AHSN Wessex AHSN
- Key Contact Malcolm Edwards
- Status Proof of Concept
JVS Products are investigating the anti-microbial activity of a novel biocide and assess its acceptability as a one-step cleaning treatment for intermittent catheters. This development will lead to an easy to use, evidence-based alternative to single use IC in the UK and provide a scientifically robust cleaning solution for implementation globally.