Quiz & Evaluation (Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly)
Questions: Please respond to following statements.
Kegel exercises can strengthen pelvic floor muscles and reduce urinary incontinence.
Urge incontinence may occur when one hears the sound of water, or when on the way to the toilet.
The symptoms of Stress Incontinence include:
Feeling overwhelmed by work.
Having an urgency to go to the toilet.
Losing urine while sneezing, laughing, coughing or moving about.
Passing a little bit of urine without feeling the need to urinate.
Drugs like Ditropan and Detrol are effective for urinary incontinence because they strengthen bladder muscle tone and cause the bladder muscle to contract.
If a patient answers "yes" to the following questions, it may indicate he/she has a problem with UI.
Does your bedding ever have urine stains?
Does coughing or sneezing cause you to wet yourself?
Do you lose urine in sufficient quantity to be a problem for you?
Second and third questions only
All three questions
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