Incontinence aids in Sweden: users and costs.

  title={Incontinence aids in Sweden: users and costs.},
  author={Eva Samuelsson and Linda M{\aa}nsson and Ian Milsom},
  journal={BJU international},
  volume={88 9},
OBJECTIVE To study age- and sex-specific use and costs of incontinence aids distributed free of charge in Sweden. SUBJECTS AND METHODS The study was conducted in the county of Jämtland, Sweden (132,000 inhabitants). The use and cost of incontinence aids for people living in their homes and the total cost of incontinence aids for residents of special accommodation (e.g. nursing homes, homes for the elderly and sheltered housing) was obtained from a central database constructed for the purpose… CONTINUE READING

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