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The effect of conservative treatment of urinary incontinence among older and frail older people: a systematic review.

Stenzelius, Karin LU ; Molander, Ulla; Odeberg, Jenny; Hammarström, Margareta; Franzen, Karin; Midlöv, Patrik LU ; Samuelsson, Eva and Andersson, Gunnel (2015) In Age and Ageing 44(5). p.736-744
Abstract
urinary incontinence (UI) is a common symptom among older people, with a higher prevalence among frail older persons living in nursing homes. Despite consequences such as reduced health and quality of life, many older people do not seek help for their symptoms, resulting in missed opportunity for treatment.
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Age and Ageing
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44
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5
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736 - 744
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Oxford University Press
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1468-2834
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10.1093/ageing/afv070
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English
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  abstract     = {urinary incontinence (UI) is a common symptom among older people, with a higher prevalence among frail older persons living in nursing homes. Despite consequences such as reduced health and quality of life, many older people do not seek help for their symptoms, resulting in missed opportunity for treatment.},
  author       = {Stenzelius, Karin and Molander, Ulla and Odeberg, Jenny and Hammarström, Margareta and Franzen, Karin and Midlöv, Patrik and Samuelsson, Eva and Andersson, Gunnel},
  issn         = {1468-2834},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {5},
  pages        = {736--744},
  publisher    = {Oxford University Press},
  series       = {Age and Ageing},
  title        = {The effect of conservative treatment of urinary incontinence among older and frail older people: a systematic review.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afv070},
  volume       = {44},
  year         = {2015},
}