Shared decision making

Melanie - Living with a urinary catheter

Female
Age at interview: 55

Brief outline: Melanie broke her neck and back after falling from a horse in 2010. She had a urethral catheter for a few months and then tried intermittent self catheterisation. She found the latter was impossible without help so decided to have a suprapubic catheter.

Background: Melanie is a journalist. She is married and has one child. Ethnic background/nationality' White British.

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