Description of this module

Urinary Infections

Urinary Infections


Objectives - With this training, the attendee should be able to:

  • Know the anatomy and physiology of the urinary tract;
  • Recognize the factors that contribute to urinary infections;
  • Identify the main types of urinary infections;
  • Understand the importance of the urine analysis in pharmacy;
  • Know the pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment.


  • Anatomy and physiology of the urinary system
  • Factors contributing to the infections
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Main types and complications
  • Diagnosis
  • Pharmacy urine analysis
  • Pharmaceutical advice
  • Expositive methods (oral exposure of the contents);
  • Demonstrative methods (pictures and videos displayed);
  • Active methods (case studies discussion and constant interaction with participants to consolidate the learned ideas and contents).
  • Final evaluation of the knowledge acquired by the learner;
  • Evaluation of the trainer, the training session and the training provider.
  • This training aims to involve all health professionals: pharmacists, technicians and pharmacy assistants, nurses and assistants, managers and supervisors who exercise their activity in the field of the pharmacy.
  • This training includes material to support the learning and an attendance certificate.