This lecture reviews IC/PBS and provide updates related to research and the new AUA IC/BPS treatment algorithm.
Contact hours available until 3/7/2015.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Planning Committee Disclosures:
Donna J. Carrico, WHNP, MS/ Consultant/Presenter Bureau: Uroplasty Inc. Tamara Dickinson, RN, CURN, CCCN, BCB-PMD/ Advisory Board:Hollister Inc, Seek Wellness
Speaker Disclosures: Donna J. Carrico, WHNP, MS has disclosed the following relevant relationships with commercial interests: Consultant/Presenter Bureau: Uroplasty Inc. and investigator on their SUMiT and STEP trials with funding to our hospital department. Study complete, no longer a consultant.
There are no other disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
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SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.
Identify 2 first level interventions for IC/PBS according to the new 2011 AUA guidelines.
State at least 2 examinations that should be done during an assessment.