Impact of age on preoperative and postoperative urinary incontinence quality of life.

@article{Sung2007ImpactOA,
  title={Impact of age on preoperative and postoperative urinary incontinence quality of life.},
  author={Vivian W. Sung and Michelle A Glasgow and Kyle J. Wohlrab and Deborah L. Myers},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2007},
  volume={197 6},
  pages={680.e1-5}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to estimate the effect of age on quality of life in women with urinary incontinence before and following antiincontinence surgery. STUDY DESIGN We performed a retrospective cohort study of women who underwent surgery for stress urinary incontinence from December 2003 to August 2005. Younger women were defined as age younger than 60 years and older women were defined as age 60 years or older. Quality of life was measured using Incontinence Impact… CONTINUE READING