Urinary incontinence strategies for frail elderly women

Deborah Lekan-Rutledge
2004 Urologic Nursing  
Among the majority of frail older women, urinary incontinence has not been adequately assessed or treated, with resultant negative impact on quality of life. An assessment and intervention model based on type of incontinence, evidence-based interventions, and the influence of patient preference and capacity to carry out interventions are described.
pmid:15446378 fatcat:ktnkz7w465bd7cocjuxgtt4c64