Nursing management: renal and urologic problems

Ann Bonner

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter


Renal and urological disorders encompass a wide spectrum of clinical problems. The diverse causes of these disorders may involve infectious, immunological, obstructive, metabolic, collagen'vascular, traumatic, congenital, neoplastic and neurological mechanisms. This chapter discusses specific disorders of the kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. Acute renal failure and chronic kidney disease are discussed in Chapter 46 while female reproductive problems are discussed in Chapter 53 and male genitourinary problems are discussed in Chapter 54.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLewis's medical-surgical nursing. Assessment and management of clinical problems
Place of PublicationSydney
Edition2nd ed. / 45
ISBN (Print)9780729538015
Publication statusPublished - 2008


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