The Bard Medical 2-Way 16" Foley Coude Catheter 5cc 16 FR is clinically proven to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections. Incorporating a technologically-advanced formulation consisting of BACTI-GUARD®* silver alloy coating and Bard hydrogel, the BARDEX® I.C. Foley catheter dramatically reduces bacterial adherence and minimizes biofilm formation. Features: The occurrence of urinary tract infection is 3.7 times greater in patients catheterized with a standard catheter than in patients catheterized with the BARDEX® I.C. Foley catheter with BACTI-GUARD®* silver alloy coating and Bard hydrogel.