UAB Spinal Cord Injury Model System

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

The Urinary Tract: Normal Structure and Function  
This video is from the Rocky Mountain Regional Spinal Cord Injury System to help people with maintaining health and living long-term with a spinal cord injury. Spanish

Maintaining a Healthy Bladder  
This video is from the Rocky Mountain Regional Spinal Cord Injury System to help people with maintaining health and living long-term with a spinal cord injury. Spanish

Urinary System Overview
Information sheet from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago - Nursing Practice Council

Urinary Tract Infections
Information sheet from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago - Nursing Practice Council

Bladder Management
This 33 minute video outlines the importance of bladder management on QOL. The types of bladder management programs and techniques are illustrated (Male and female anatomical models utilized to demonstrate proper techniques). Prevention and treatment of UTI Risks for stone formation are also discussed.  This video 1 in an 11-part video series provided by the University of Alabama at Birmingham Spinal Cord Injury Model System (UAB-SCIMS).

Bladder Management Following Spinal Cord Injury: What You Should Know (PDF)
This consumer guide is published by the Paralyzed Veterans of America and the Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine.

Bladder Care and Management (PDF)
Reviews the urinary system, how it works after an SCI, and types of bladder management programs. Discusses possible problems with the urinary tract, treatment methods and steps to stay healthy. This and other InfoSheets are provided by the University of Alabama at Birmingham Spinal Cord Injury Model System (UAB-SCIMS).

Urinary Tract Infection
This is one of the Educational Brochures from the Rocky Mountain Regional Spinal Cord Injury SystemSpanish

Bladder
A chapter from the Spinal Cord Injury Patient – Family Teaching Manual published by the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of the Delaware Valley (RSCICDV) at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Magee Rehabilitation Hospital. Spanish