Continence technologies whitepaper: Informing new engineering science research

  title={Continence technologies whitepaper: Informing new engineering science research},
  author={Peter Culmer and Ali Alazmani and Mike Bryant and Elena Mancuso and Sarah King and Vee Mapunde and Katherine Jeays-Ward and Nicola Heron and Russell Pearson and Paul F. Vollebregt and Lynne Corner and Richard Day},
  journal={Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine},
  pages={138 - 153}
  • P. Culmer, A. Alazmani, R. Day
  • Published 27 June 2018
  • Medicine
  • Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine
Advances in healthcare technology for continence have historically been limited compared to other areas of medicine, reflecting the complexities of the condition and social stigma which act as a barrier to participation. This whitepaper has been developed to inspire and direct the engineering science community towards research opportunities that exist for continence technologies that address unmet needs in diagnosis, treatment and long-term management. Our aim is to pinpoint key challenges and… 
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