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Incontinence management and prevention

Edited by Beverley Tabernacle, Marie Honey and Annette Jinks

in Oxford Handbook of Nursing Older People

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199213283
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597956 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199213283.003.0028

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Incontinence management and prevention

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Definition - Urinary incontinence: causes - Urinary incontinence: assessment - Urinary incontinence: management - Catheters - Constipation - Drug treatments - Faecal incontinence: causes - Faecal incontinence: assessment - Faecal incontinence: management

Kindly adapted with permission from Oxford Handbook of Geriatric Medicine, by Lesley K. Bowker, James D. Price and Sarah C. Smith. Published by Oxford University Press, 2006.

Chapter.  3082 words. 

Subjects: Geriatric Medicine

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