Dec 11, 2006 ... A bladder scan should not be used if the patient has open skin or a ... is female and has had a hysterectomy, use the male key for gender.

The Ultrasound Bladder Scanner (BladderScan) will be used by RNs and ... The LCD screen shows a male or female figure to indicate the gender selected. 5.

Preplanned subgroup analyses consisted of demographic characteristics that might influence the accuracy of the BladderScan®: gender (male vs. female), age  ...

A bladder scan can assist the nurse in noting the frequency and volume of ... If your patient is a woman who has undergone a hysterectomy, use the male setting.

All staff must have received bladder scanning training and be competent in the procedure. ... Turn on scanner and select male or female setting. (Select male for.

Jul 13, 2012 ... Noted Urology expert Diane Newman (DNP FAAN BCB-PMD Co-Director, Penn Center for Continence and Pelvic Health) demonstrates the ...

Apr 15, 2013 ... I don't have tons of experience using a bladder scanner because, at least where I ... Was it set correctly for a female versus male patient?

Also referred to as bladder scan, radionuclide cystogram is a diagnostic nuclear test that ... material to outline the bladder to diagnose conditions such as reflux, distention or incomplete emptying. ... Male Urinary Tract ... Female Urinary Tract.

Bladder scanning for estimating residual urine is faster than urethral ..... aims to make catheterisation for both males and females as pain-free as possible.

Select the male or female icon on the bladder scanner. 3 e. Place the ultrasound probe with gel right above the symphysis pubis. 4 c. Place the probe midline ...