The purpose of this session is to provide the urology nurse with an overview of the multidisciplinary approach towards treating adult patients with buried penis. Case studies, utilizing pre-op, intra-op, and post-op photos are the main focus, with clinical pearls to help urology nurses insert a foley catheter in a patient with a buried penis. The psychological distress these patients face is also discussed.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information
Contact hours available until 9/23/21.
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: There are no disclosures to declare.
Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: The Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development 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.
Learning Outcome: After completing this educational activity, the learner will be able to identify the physiological and psychosocial impacts and available treatment options for the paitent with adult buried penis.
MSN-ED, RN, CURN,
UT Southwestern Medical Center