Polysomnographic correlates of spontaneous nocturnal wetness episodes in incontinent geriatric patients.

@article{Bliwise2004PolysomnographicCO,
  title={Polysomnographic correlates of spontaneous nocturnal wetness episodes in incontinent geriatric patients.},
  author={Donald L. Bliwise and Catherine L Adelman and Joseph G. Ouslander},
  journal={Sleep},
  year={2004},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={153-7}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To examine polysomnographic correlates of spontaneously occurring nocturnal wetness episodes (NWEs) in incontinent geriatric patients. DESIGN Cross-sectional, descriptive study. SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS Subjects were 27 long-term nursing home residents known to be incontinent at night who were studied polysomnographically for 1 (n = 22) or 2 (n = 5) nights in their own rooms. INTERVENTIONS None. MEASUREMENTS AND RESULTS Traditional polysomnographic measurements were… CONTINUE READING

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