The "costs" of urinary incontinence for women.

  title={The "costs" of urinary incontinence for women.},
  author={Leslee L. Subak and Jeanette Sara Brown and Stephen R. Kraus and Linda Brubaker and Feng Lin and Holly Elizabeth Richter and Catherine S. Bradley and Deborah Grady},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={107 4},
OBJECTIVE To estimate costs of routine care for female urinary incontinence, health-related quality of life, and willingness to pay for incontinence improvement. METHODS In a cross-sectional study at 5 U.S. sites, 293 incontinent women quantified supplies, laundry, and dry cleaning specifically for incontinence. Costs were calculated by multiplying resources used by national resource costs and presented in 2005 United States dollars (2005). Health-related quality of life was estimated with… CONTINUE READING

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