Portable bladder ultrasound: an evidence-based analysis.

  title={Portable bladder ultrasound: an evidence-based analysis.},
  journal={Ontario health technology assessment series},
  volume={6 11},
  • Published 2006 in Ontario health technology assessment series
OBJECTIVE The aim of this review was to assess the clinical utility of portable bladder ultrasound. CLINICAL NEED TARGET POPULATION AND CONDITION Data from the National Population Health Survey indicate prevalence rates of urinary incontinence are 2.5% in women and 1.4 % in men in the general population. Prevalence of urinary incontinence is higher in women than men and prevalence increases with age. Identified risk factors for urinary incontinence include female gender, increasing age… CONTINUE READING