TITLE

Woman with Incontinence and a History of Childhood Sexual Abuse

AUTHOR(S)
Wallace, Joyce D.
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Urologic Nursing;Feb2007, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a clinical case of a 52-year-old woman diagnosed with urinary stress incontinence (UI) and had a history of childhood sexual abuse. She underwent two previous bladder surgeries and was looking for a noninvasive approach to her urine loss. Clinical examinations revealed sensory urgency, mild uninhibited detrusor contractions, and stress UI. The patient was treated using behavioral therapies with instructions in eliminating dietary irritants and scheduled toileting.
ACCESSION #
24620963

 

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