Overview of Urinary Continence & the Older Adult
Continence issues such as
incontinence is a prevalent health condition that is rarely discussed as those
living with the condition are often embarrassed. This overview will provide
information to assist health care professionals understand the topic of supporting
urinary continence in the older adult.
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- Review normal urinary system functioning and the impact of aging
- Identify the incidence and impact of Urinary Incontinence (UI)
- Identify types of incontinence and risk factors which contribute to UI
assorted assessment questions
and screening techniques
- Describe measures to promote urinary system health and management of conditions
At the end of this overview you will be able to: