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Flashcards in Bladder Management: Frequency Of Accidents Deck (13):
1

What should be scored in this category?

Level of assistance
Frequency of accidents

2

Regarding level of assistance and frequency of accidents, what should be recorded?

The lower of the two

3

What is the definition of an "accident?"

"Act of wetting linen or clothing with urine"

4

What is included under an accident?

Urinal or bedpan spills

5

What is important to consider for this category?

Accessing a "4-day look-back pre-admission" for foley or bladder accidents

6

1

5 or greater accidents in past 7 days

7

2

4 accidents in past 7 days

8

3

3 accidents in past 7 days

9

4

2 accidents in past 7 days

10

5

1 accident in past 7 days

11

6

No accidents but uses device

12

7

No accidents, DOES NOT use device

13

What should NOT be considered in scoring?

Bladder scanning - it is a medical procedure