Haematuria: causes and management
Bruce Turner Uro-oncology nurse practitioner, Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, and Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust, London
Most nurses are familiar with testing urine and many do so daily. The urine dipstick can reveal many abnormalities. The purpose of this article is to ensure that nurses are aware of the possible significance of finding blood in a patient’s urine.
Nursing Standard. 23, 1,50-56. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.09.23.1.50.c6654
Published in print: 10 September 2008Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review