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Validity study of the severity index, a simple measure of urinary incontinence in women.

  A severity index that diagnoses urinary incontinence as slight, moderate, or severe appears to be effective, according to a study of 237 women. The index is based on how frequently the woman experiences incontinence and how much urine is lost.

  • Type:

    Article

  • Date:

    05 May 2001

  • Publication Status:

    Published

  • Publisher

    BMJ Publishing Group

  • DOI:

    10.1136/bmj.322.7294.1096

  • ISSN:

    0959-8138

Citation

Hanley, J., Capewell, A. & Hagen, S. (2001). Validity study of the severity index, a simple measure of urinary incontinence in women. BMJ. 322, 1096-1097. doi:10.1136/bmj.322.7294.1096. ISSN 0959-8138

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Keywords

Severity index; Urinary incontinence

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