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  • This educational article highlights the critical role of pediatric urology nursing research in improving the care of children with urological conditions. It discusses the multifaceted nature of pediatric urology nursing, addresses challenges such as limited nurse scientists and resource constraints, and highlights the need to overcome barriers to increase research involvement. The authors emphasize the importance of prioritizing research areas, the promotion of collaboration, and the provision of adequate funding and academic time for pediatric nurses to contribute to evidence-based practice, to improve patient outcomes. Furthermore, it highlights the importance of research in advancing nursing practice, shaping protocols, and advocating for the rights and needs of children with urological conditions and their families.


  • Nieuwhof-Leppink, Anka J
  • Garriboli, Massimo
  • Cascio, Salvatore
  • Braga, Luis
  • Haid, Bernhard
  • Nelson, Caleb P
  • Dönmez, Muhammet Irfan
  • Ching, Christina B
  • Harper, Luke

publication date

  • February 2024