University of Arizona College of Medicine
"Urinary Incontinence--Treatment" is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and provide clinically useful assessments and interventions. Initially developed for remote, rural clinical sites, they are useful for students and health care professionals from many fields and across a very broad range of health care settings.
1. Identify the most effective treatment for urge incontinence
2. Instruct a patient on proper technique for pelvic muscle exercises
3. List non-invasive devices that can be used for treatment of stress incontinence
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