This section provides clinical guidance for the management of urinary retention and catheter related problems the urology service are contacted about daily.
a guide to common causes of urinary retention in men and the management of these patients here at NBT.
a guide to common causes of urinary retention with links to the management of these women here at NBT
Troublshooting Guidance Document
Information about washouts for catheterised patients with haematuria
The TWOC referral service at NBT is a nurse led service run by the BUI (Urology Department).
Other useful resources
Catheter Troubleshooting - this is a guide providing simple information about the management of many catheter related problems.
Bladder Washouts for catheterised patients with haematuria -
Urinary Catheter Care Passport
NBT guide to looking after a urinary catheter for both service users and healthcare workers. This passport should be given to all patients after insertion of a urinary catheter