The impact of urinary incontinence on quality of life among women in Hong Kong.

  title={The impact of urinary incontinence on quality of life among women in Hong Kong.},
  author={Man Wah Pang and Hing Y Leung and Louis T W Chan and S. S. K. Yip},
  journal={Hong Kong medical journal = Xianggang yi xue za zhi},
  volume={11 3},
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of female urinary incontinence in Hong Kong and its impact on quality of life. DESIGN AND SETTING Territory-wide telephone survey in Hong Kong. PARTICIPANTS Hong Kong women aged 10 to 90 years accessed by fixed residential telephone lines between June 2001 and July 2002. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES The prevalence of urinary symptoms was assessed using telephone interview. The urinary symptoms investigated were as listed in a validated Chinese version of… CONTINUE READING


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