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Developing Practice in Urology

Duration: 2 Days - Start Time: 09:15 End Time: 16:30 - CPD Hours: 16 - Price: £0.00

A list of available dates can be found at the foot of this page.

Course Overview

This programme develops and enhances clinical assessment and management skills in urology and progresses towards the competencies required for expanding clinical roles within this speciality.

Course Content

Day 1

Review of Anatomy and Physiology

Urological assessment

Continence assessment and case studies

Use of bladder scanners and practical demonstration

Urinary catheterisation including suprapubic and nephrostomy tubes and practical demonstration

Care of the catheterised patient

Teaching patients intermittent self catheterisation


Day 2

Prostate assessment

Management and treatment of male lower urinary tract symptoms

Urological cancers

Digital rectal simulator, prostate specific antigen explained.

Treating advanced prostate cancer and practical demonstrations on the administration of LHRH analogues. (Zoladex and prostap)

The importance of the Oncology MDT

Erectile Dysfunction clinics (nurse-led)

Treating ED. (including practical demonstrations)


Practical workshops will include

  • Male and female urethral catheterisation
  • Suprapubic catheterisation
  • Nephrostomy tubes
  • Post micturition ultrasound scan
  • Teaching intermittent self catheterisation
  • Digital rectal examination
  • Administration of LHRH analogues
  • Administration of intravesical chemotherapy
  • Administration of intracavernosal drugs

Course Aims and Outcomes

  • Develop and enhance skills and knowledge in urology practice
  • To introduce and equip the attendee with the fundamental knowledge and skills to work towards competent safe practice

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Course Venues and Prices

    This course is now only provided In-House for groups of people. Please contact us for a quote and further details on: or phone: 017687 73030.

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