Modern management of nonneurologic pediatric incontinence.

  title={Modern management of nonneurologic pediatric incontinence.},
  author={Linda Mckenna and Patrick Mckenna},
  journal={Journal of wound, ostomy, and continence nursing : official publication of The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society},
  volume={31 6},
Incontinence affects 20%-30% of children. Historically, evaluation of voiding problems in children has involved complete urodynamic studies and treatment based primarily on bladder findings and anticholinergic medications. Unfortunately, success with this approach has been poor. This article describes new advances in our understanding of the causes of nonneurologic pediatric incontinence and its associated problems and provides new treatment strategies to manage these patients. A strategy… CONTINUE READING