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Urinary Retention – Nursing Interventions and Rationales

Last updated: Monday, May 19, 2014

Urinary Retention Definition : Incomplete emptying of the bladder Nursing Interventions and Rationales 1. Obtain focused urinary history emphasizing character and duration of lower urinary symptoms, remembering that the presence of obstructive or irritative voiding symptoms is not diagnostic of urinary retention. Query the patient about episodes of acute urinary retention (complete inability to void) […]