Toilet habits and continence in children: an opportunity sampling in search of normal parameters.

@article{Bloom1993ToiletHA,
  title={Toilet habits and continence in children: an opportunity sampling in search of normal parameters.},
  author={David A. Bloom and William W. Seeley and Michael L. Ritchey and E J Mcguire},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1993},
  volume={149 5},
  pages={1087-90}
}
An opportunity sampling of 1,192 children regarding parameters of toilet training and elimination status was obtained by interview and questionnaire. Toilet training ages ranged from 0.75 to 5 years, with a mean of 2.4 +/- 0.6 years (standard deviation). Voiding frequency was inversely related to age; most children between 3 and 12 years old urinated 5 to 6 times per day. Influences of gender, urinary infections and parental recall were investigated. Nocturnal and diurnal enuresis was reported… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 44 extracted citations

Nocturnal enuresis.

Urologic nursing • 1998
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…