Urinary catheterization: Evaluating benefit versus risk and the application of new technology

Workshop 23

Workshop Schedule

14:00

Diane Newman

14:20

Diane Newman

15:00

Tomas Griebling

15:30

None

16:00

Mary Wilde

16:30

Sharon Eustice

Aims & Objectives

Advanced
180 minutes
Rehabilitation & Conservative Treatments
catheters evidence-based clinical practice
Physicians, researchers, nurses physical therapist

This workshop will provide a comprehensive review of current indications, use and complications associated with urinary catheters providing evidence-based guidelines with translation to clinical practice. New catheter technology will be reviewed. Objectives include:
1.Detail the current use of indwelling, intermittent and external catheters.
2.Differentiate the various catheterization techniques, indications, complications and nursing management.
3.Understand the perioperative use of catheters for incontinence surgery with a discussion of protocols for discontinuing catheters.
4.Describe self-management techniques and quality of life burden of patients with urinary catheters.
5.Present evidence-based guidelines on the use of urinary ca