Association of Fecal Incontinence with Physical Disability and Impaired Cognitive Function

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OBJECTIVES:Fecal incontinence is a common health problem for older people and is associated with significant morbidity and cost. In this study, we report on the association of fecal incontinence with physical disability and impaired cognitive function in a large bi-racial population of individuals aged 65 yr and older.METHODS:Study subjects are participants… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2006.00824.x

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