Differences in coping strategies among community-residing older adults with functional urinary continence, dysfunctional urinary continence and actual urinary incontinence.

@article{Talbot1995DifferencesIC,
  title={Differences in coping strategies among community-residing older adults with functional urinary continence, dysfunctional urinary continence and actual urinary incontinence.},
  author={Laura A Talbot and Mary Cox},
  journal={Ostomy/wound management},
  year={1995},
  volume={41 10},
  pages={30-2, 34-7}
}
With a prevalence of urinary incontinence in the community of approximately 30 percent for older adults, and mixed findings on the relationship between psychosocial effects and bladder patterns, it is important to understand the effective (functional) and ineffective (dysfunctional) coping mechanisms older adults use to confront incontinence. This study… CONTINUE READING