UTI

Negotiations with the NHS after a UTI

Negotiations with the NHS after a UTI

Within 3 hours of arriving in Seville on 14 Feb I was in a hospital because of a UTI, a nasty bacterial infection. An indwelling catheter was inserted into my bladder; a 6 inch piece of rubber tubing hanging off the end of my willy, it was no fun. A simple rubber bung jammed into […]

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Five fly to Seville and I got myself a UTI

Five fly to Seville and I got myself a UTI

Five of us fly to Seville for a five day holiday on Valentines day. The Ryanair flight left Stansted airport at 6.40 in the morning. It’s a 3 hour flight and it takes an hour to drive there. It was going to be a long day but at least I had a little nap during […]

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Story of a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Story of a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Here is a diary of a sorry story that happened to me. This sequence of events resulting in a urinary tract infection could easily happen to any MSer who does intermittent self-catheterisation. A brief summary of the events over the last 3 weeks I was an emergency admission to Watford hospital and I needed a […]

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Week 24

Week 24

I have been a bit lazy writing reports on the ASCEND trial, better later than never is all I can say. What stopped me? Actually it was finding something that was worth writing about. This takes a slightly different slant from the previous articles. Every four weeks I need to get out of bed at […]

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