Hwang, R., Chuan, F., Peters, R. & Kuys, S. (2013). Frequency of urinary incontinence in people with chronic heart failure. Heart & Lung: the journal of acute and critical care,42(1), 26-31. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrtlng.2012.08.003
The purpose of the study was to examine the frequency and severity of urinary incontinence in people with heart failure (HF). Secondary aims were to determine the differences in known risk factors for those who were continent and incontinent, to investigate the correlates of urinary incontinence in people with HF, and to examine the relationship between urinary incontinence with medication adherence, in particular, diuretics, and quality of life.
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