Validation of a two-item quantitative questionnaire for the triage of women with urinary incontinence.

@article{Bent2005ValidationOA,
  title={Validation of a two-item quantitative questionnaire for the triage of women with urinary incontinence.},
  author={Alfred E. Bent and Angelo E. Gousse and Susan Lee Hendrix and Carl Georg Klutke and Ash K. Monga and Chui Kin Yuen and Eric S. Meadows and Ilker Yalcin and David Muram},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2005},
  volume={106 4},
  pages={767-73}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the reproducibility, construct validity, and preferences for the 2-item Stress/Urge Incontinence Questionnaire. METHODS The questionnaire asks a patient to recall the number of stress urinary incontinence and urge urinary incontinence episodes she experienced during the preceding week. The 4-week prospective study included 3 office visits and enrolled women with stress, urge, or mixed urinary incontinence symptoms. The test-retest reproducibility was assessed after 3… CONTINUE READING