Nephrostomy: Care of patients with Nephrostomy Tubes



To facilitate participants in developing the knowledge required to safety and effectively care for patients with nephrostomy tubes.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this session participants will have:

  • Reviewed the anatomy and fuction of the nephrostomy tube.
  • Discussed the different problems associated with nephrostomy tubes.
  • Discussed how to resolve problems associated with nephrostomy tubes.
  • Knowledge of how to flush a nephrostomy tube safely.


Registered nurses who are involved with the care of patients with nephrostomy tubes.

Most suitable for community nurses.


Lecture and Discussion



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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