Nocturia, defined as interruption of sleep owing to a desire to urinate, is one of the most common and most bothersome lower urinary tract symptoms. This lecture reviews the epidemiology, pathophysiology, evaluation and management of nocturia focusing on urologic specialty and advanced practice.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information
Contact hours available until 10/28/2020.
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.
Planning Committee Disclosures: Heather Schultz, MSN, RN, NP-C - AUA Leadership Position 2018 Program Planner
Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Mikel Gray, PhD, FNP, PNP, CUNP, CCCN, FAANP, FAAN
Consultant - Laborie Medical
There are no other disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
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.
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to identify bothersome nocturia, assess contributing factors, and propose strategies to manage this prevalent lower urinary tract symptom.
FNP, PNP, CUNP, CCCN, FAANP, FAAN,
Dept of Urology, University of Virginia,
Professor and Nurse Practitioner