|Keywords||Catheters Urinary tract infection Neurogenic bladder|
|Target Audience||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.
- To detail the current use of urologic catheters used for incontinence and retention.
- To differentiate the various catheterisation techniques, indications, complications and nursing management.
- To understand the perioperative use of catheters for incontinence surgery with a discussion of protocols.