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RENAL-UROLOGICAL EMERGENCIES OVERVIEW

Patients presenting with urological problems are frequently encountered in the emergency department. This module describes some of the more common conditions including:

  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Epididymitis
  • Fournier's Gangrene
  • Foreign Bodies
  • Paraphimosis/Phimosis
  • Penile Fracture
  • Priapism
  • Testicular Torsion
  • Urinary Calculi
  • Acute Urinary Retention


References

Sweet, V., Emergency Nursing Core Curriculum 7th Edition, ENA, Elsevier, St Louis 2018.

Hickman, R., Alfes, C., Fitzpatrick, J. Handbook of Clinical Nursing, Critical and Emergency Care Nursing, Springer, New York 2018.

 
 
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