Flashcards in urinary continence Deck (12):
what are the transient causes for DIAPPERS
excess urinary output
what are established causes of incontenence?
1. detrusor overactivity (urge)
2. urethral incompetence (stress)
3. urethral obstruction
4. detrusor underactivity (overflow)
what is the most imporant step in evaluation of incontinence?
what is the stress test for incontinence?
patient coughs while standing w/ a full bladder
what is considered an adequate post-void residual?
what is instantaneous urine leakage in response to stress maneuver?
stress incontinence: urethral incontinece
what is the treatment for stress incontinence?
kegel/ pessary/ sling surgery
what is the MC cause of urge incontinence?
if urge incontinence happens quickly what do you have to rule out?
what is the first line treatment for urge incontinence?
bladder training, weight loss, kegel
antimuscarinics first line: tolterodine, oxybutynin, fesoterodine, solifencin
patient has increased nocturia, and frequent small leakage, and increased postvoiding residual?