Pediatric bowel and bladder dysfunction (BBD) is estimated to affect 24% of all school-age children in the U.S. The standard of care has been reassurance, unnecessary medications, or invasive testing. Research shows that affected children have lower self-esteem than their peers. This presentation is very practical, giving information on what is and is not pediatric BBD, the causative pathophysiology, appropriate evaluation, and a simple, effective treatment plan.
Contact hours available until 10/16/19.
Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Conferences Committee Disclosures:
Gina Powley, MSN, RN, ANP - Speakers bureau for Astellas
The Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
The SUNA accreditation is reciprocal in the states and specialty organizations that recognize the ANCC-COA accreditation process. SUNA is also a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 5556.
Accreditation and approved provider status of CE in nursing does not imply ANCC-COA approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or educational content. SUNA urges all participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.
After completing this activity, the learner will be able to describe practical, effective tools, and skills to treat pediatric bowel and bladder dysfunction.