Urine samples and urinalysis
Martin J Steggall Head of Department, Applied Biological Sciences, City University, and clinical nurse specialist, Barts and the London NHS Trust, London
Urinalysis is a routine screening and diagnostic tool that can be used to identify infections and diseases. This article discusses methods of collecting and testing urine using reagent strips and provides a guide for interpreting the results.
Nursing Standard. 22, 14,42-45. doi: 10.7748/ns2007.12.22.14.42.c6303
Published in print: 12 December 2007Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review