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Anatomy and Development
Pregnancy and the Kidney, research exploring questions about renal function, nutritional support, preeclampsia, renal disorders in pregnant women: Journal for the American Society of Nephrology,
UTIs in the general population
Contraception: Pros and Cons of Different Contraceptive Methods Center for Young Women’s Health
Treating Bladder Infections Holistically : Dr Aviva Romm
UTIs in the pregnant population
Urinary System Explanation
Urinary system - Human Body; Zameer Inamdar, animated explanation of renal system and basics of function
Demonstration of catheter insertion using a plastic classroom model
Foley Catheter Demonstration
Demonstration of sterile field and set-up in preparation for foley catheter, interesting detail explained during demonstration
Straight Catheter Insertion
Student demonstration of inserting a straight catheter into a plastic pelvic teaching model, great opportunity to observe awkward “human” interaction as well as clinical skill details
Female Urethral Catheterization
Female Urethral Catheterization NEJM, detailed presentation of considerations and applications of catheterization, including non-latex catheters, sterile technique, foley catheter. Brief video segments of catheter insertion during care.