Case-finding incontinence in the over-75s.

  title={Case-finding incontinence in the over-75s.},
  author={Stuart Prosser and F Dobbs},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  volume={47 421},
BACKGROUND The under-reporting of incontinence in older persons is well known. However, the general practitioner's (GP's) knowledge of incontinence in this population is less wall documented. AIM To examine the knowledge of Irish GPs regarding incontinence in patients aged over 75, and to examine the relationship between incontinence and cognitive function in this age group. METHOD Sixty-four GPs from six faculties of the Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP), spread geographically… CONTINUE READING