It is well accepted that video-urodynamics is considered the “gold standard” for the evaluation of voiding abnormalities. However, the majority of urodynamics practitioners do not utilize “video” for various reasons.This lecture focuses on how the “video” of video-urodynamics answers clinical questions that cannot be answered by any other technique. The presentation shows how “video” adds an anatomic dimension to the urodynamic study that is complimentary to the pressure study. Several urodynamic case studies are presented.
Contact hours available until 3/7/2015.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
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SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.
Explain the basic history and early use of fluoroscopy.
Identify normal/ abnormal bladder anatomy via cystography.
Identify normal bladder & urethra function/ dysfunction via urethrocystography.
Describe the added benefit of video to the UDS exam.