00250 Risk Of Urinary Tract Injury

Domain 11: security/protection
Class 2: physical injury
Diagnostic Code: 00250
Nanda label: urinary tract injury risk
Diagnostic focus: injury
Approved 2013 • Revised 2017, 2020 • Evidence level 2.1

NANDA Nursing Diagnosis Definition

Nanda nursing diagnosis « Risk of urinary tract injury is defined as: susceptible to suffering an injury to urinary tract structures due to the use of catheters, which can compromise health .

Risk factors

  • Cognitive dysfunction
  • Confusion
  • Inappropriate knowledge of the caregiver (a) about the care of the urinary probe

Risk population

  • People with extreme ages
  • Inappropriate knowledge about urinary probe care
  • Neurocomportal manifestations
  • Obesity

Associated problems

  • Anatomical variation in pelvic organs
  • Problem that prevents the possibility of setting the catheter
  • Detrusor sphincter Dysinergia
  • Latex allergy
  • Use of urinary catheter for prolonged time
  • Prostatic hyperplasia
  • Repetitive catheterizations
  • Suffered security ball at ? 30 ml
  • Use of large -caliber urinary catheter