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Episode 55 -Management of Acute Urinary Retention in the Emergency Department

EMplify - March 2021

Management of Acute Urinary Retention in the Emergency Department

* An algorithmic approach to urinary retention.

* Relieve the obstruction 

* Foley

* Cudet cather

* Silicone catheter

* Suprapubic catheter

* Determine the cause - 

* Structural

* Medications / Toxicologic

* Neurologic

* Infectious

* Alpha blockers

* Antibiotics

* Slow vs rapid bladder decompression

* Admit or discharge

* Phimosis and Paraphimosis


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