In the pediatric urology population we see many school-aged and adolescent girls who come in complaining of incontinence. Their stories and symptoms vary tremendously. How do you manage stress incontinence in the athlete, true giggle incontinence, incontinence in the obese individual? These are some of the situations that are discussed. Evidence-based research and treatment modalities are presented along with the role of the APRN.
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Planning Committee Disclosures: Christine Bradway, PhD, RN, CRNP: Consultant/Presenter Bureau: Direct Supply Inc. and Advisory Board: Astelles
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List three possible physical causes of incontinence.
Describe elimination behaviors that result in incontinence.
Identify two treatment modalities for this group of patients.
RN, MSN, CPNP,
Riley Hospital for Children