Chapter

Genito-urinary system

Louise Stayt and Jacqueline Randle

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills in Adult Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780199211043
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597949 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199211043.003.0013

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Genito-urinary system

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History-taking - Examination of the urinary system - Percussion of the kidneys - Palpation of the kidneys - Palpation of the bladder - Examination of the ♀ external genitalia - Examining the vagina and cervix - Examination of the ♂ external genitalia - Palpation of the testicles - Palpation of the prostate gland - ♀ urethral catheterization - ♂ urethral catheterization - Urethral catheter care - Emptying a catheter drainage bag - Removal of a urethral catheter - Intermittent self-catheterization: patient education - Intermittent self-catheterization - Bladder washout - Continuous bladder irrigation - Urinanalysis

Chapter.  6618 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Skills

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