Urologic Emergencies

Return to all Emergency and Urgent Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 40 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Evaluate the several different causes of acute pelvic pain and identify the presence of life-threatening conditions.

2. Determine the most efficient lab/imaging tests for diagnosis.

3. Differentiate the most common signs and symptoms of urologic emergencies to provide treatment, including. neoplastic disease, prostatitis, priapism, hematuria and urinary retention.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2018

Vu-Kiet Tran, MD, FCFP, MHSc, MBA, Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine Division, DFCM, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2018
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