||Catheters Urinary tract infection Neurogenic bladder
||Physicians, Nurses, Residents, Basic Scientists
Aims and Objectives
This workshop will provide a comprehensive review of urologic catheters; indications, and complications. There will be a discussion of current catheter technology and provide evidence-based clinical guidelines. The use of catheters in surgical cases will be presented. The workshop will also include a "hands-on" section reviewing different catheters, sizes, material, etc.
1. To detail the current use of urologic catheters used for incontinence and retention.
2. To differentiate the various catheterisation techniques, indications, complications and nursing management.
3. To understand the perioperative use of catheters for incontinence surgery with a discussion of protocols.