Annual Symposium 2014

030d - Basic Urodynamics: How to Set Up and Start a Study Video

Mar 13, 2014 2:45pm ‐ Mar 13, 2014 5:00pm


Credits: None available.


Description

This preconference workshop covers basic principles of urodynamics. Using International Continence Society standards, participants will learn to identify and interpret components of urodynamic testing including: detrusor (bladder) filling, compliance, capacity, sensation and stability, and bladder emptying (electromyography/sphincteric function).

Contact hours available until 3/16/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker has no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.  

Objectives:

  • Identify different types of urodynamic equipment available and ways to set-up for the procedure.
  • Discuss patient preparation.
  • Describe important parameters to consider: patient positioning, pressure relationships, zeroing and artifact.

Speaker(s):

  • Cheryl LeCroy, MSN, RN, Nurse Liaison, Virginia Commonwealth University Health

Credits Available


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