Urological Procedures

Circumcision Phimosis This is a tight foreskin that cannot be retracted behind the glans. This is normal in new-borns, and as the child grows, then the foreskin should normally become retractable (by the age...

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Using a Nebulizer

Introduction Introduce yourself, check the right patient, explain confidentiality. Then ask the patient what they already know about a nebulizer. Then tell the patient what you are going to do – SIGN POSTING –...

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Using a Peak Flow Meter

Introduction Theory – PEFR – (peak expiratory flow rate) is a measure of the maximum speed of expiration. It is measured in litres/minute. It is used to asses if bronchoconstriction is reversible – i.e....

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