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  • Print publication year: 2014
  • Online publication date: February 2015

Chapter 16 - Bladder ultrasound for catheterization and suprapubic aspiration

from Section 3 - Procedural ultrasound

Selected references

Baumann, B. M., McCans, K., Stahmer, S. A., et al. (2008) Volumetric bladder ultrasound performed by trained nurses increases catheterization success in pediatric patients. Am J Emerg Med 26(1): 18–23.
Bevan, C., Buntsma, D., Stock, A., et al. (2011) Assessing bladder volumes in young children prior to instrumentation: accuracy of an automated ultrasound device compared to real-time ultrasound. Acad Emerg Med 18: 816–21.
Bih, L. I., Ho, C. C., Tsai, S. J., et al. (1998) Bladder shape impact on the accuracy of ultrasonic estimation of bladder volume. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 79: 1553–6.
Chan, H. (1993) Noninvasive bladder volume measurement. J Neurosci Nurs 25: 309.
Chen, L., Hsiao, A. L., Moore, C. L., et al. (2005) Utility of bedside ultrasound before urethral catheterization in young children. Pediatrics 115: 108–11.
García-Nieto, V., Navarro, J. F., Sánchez-Almeida, E., García-García, M. (1997) Standards for ultrasound guidance of suprapubic bladder aspiration. Pediatr Nephrol 11(5): 607–9.
Gochman, R. F., Karasic, R. B., Heller, M. B. (1991) Use of portable ultrasound to assist urine collection by suprapubic aspiration. Ann Emerg Med 20: 631–5.
Goldberg, B. B., Meyer, H. (1973) Ultrasonically guided suprapubic urinary bladder aspiration. Pediatrics 51: 70–4.
Kiernan, S. C., Pinckert, T. L., Kezler, M. (1993) Ultrasound guidance of suprapubic bladder aspiration in neonates. J Pediatr 123: 789–91.
Witt, M., Baumann, B. M., McCans, K. (2005) Bladder ultrasound increases catheterization success in pediatric patients. Acad Emerg Med 12(4): 371–4.