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Tappa sig med en hand, (svensk text)

User drains urine using a penis holder
User drains urine using a penis holder

Penis holder (close-up)
Penis holder (close-up)

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Drain bladder with one hand

Penis holder made out of orthotic material makes independent draining of the bladder with one hand possible for people with impaired hand function

Description
The user puts his penis in a holder to drain his bladder. The assistant helps him to connect the catheter to a bag.

Authors comments
The user thought of this solution after he had hand surgery and could only use one hand. A little training was needed to learn to aim properly.

Manufacturer
An occupational therapist from Sahlgrenska Hospital, Göteborg, Sweden

Idea
The user’s

Tip is dated from 2009

Categories for this tip
self care » toileting, Tips and tricks from people with High tetraplegia with partly function in arms/hands (C5-6, ASIA A, B).

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