Renal System - Microsoft Word document*
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Anatomy and Development
- http://www.innerbody.com/image/urinov.html - Urinary system: 2- and 3-dimensional models
- https://embryology.med.unsw.edu.au/embryology/index.php/Renal_System_Development - Renal System Development
- https://embryology.med.unsw.edu.au/embryology/index.php/Renal_System_-_Abnormalities - Renal System – congenital variations including Horseshoe Kidney, Obstructive Renal Pelvis Defect, Renal Agenesis, Renal-Adrenal Fusion, Triad Syndrom, Polycystic Kidney Desease, Nephroblastoma, Ranal Cysts
- http://www.healthline.com/human-body-maps/female-urethra - Layered illustration of female anatomy surrounding the urethra
- http://www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-the-Urethra.aspx - Basic side by side illustration overview of renal system in female and male anatomy
- https://www.reddit.com/r/askscience/comments/3n0l2x/why_are_some_drugs_metabolized_in_the_liver_while/ - Brief overview of the functional processing of drugs metabolized by liver and kidneys
- http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/clinical-pharmacology/pharmacokinetics/drug-excretion - Renal excretion of drugs
- http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1477449 - Contribution of the human kidney to the metabolic clearance of drugs
- http://jasn.asnjournals.org/content/20/1/14.full - Journal for the American Society of Nephrology, "Pregnancy and the Kidney, research exploring questions about renal function, nutritional support, preeclampsia, renal disorders in pregnant women"
- http://www.livestrong.com/article/139350-adrenal-glands-kidneys/ - Information about Adrenal Glands & Kidneys
- http://ecsimplified.com - Andrea Olson and Go Diaper Free, podcast, information
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
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