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The Association of Urinary Incontinence with Poor Self-Rated Health

Citation

Johnson, Theodore M., II; Kincade, Jean E.; Bernard, Shulamit L.; Busby-Whitehead, Jan; Hertz-Picciotto, Irva; & DeFriese, Gordon H. (1998). The Association of Urinary Incontinence with Poor Self-Rated Health. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 46(6), 693-9.

Abstract

Objectives: To assess whether urinary incontinence (UI) and its severity are associated with poor self-rated health in a national sample of community-living older adults and whether this relationship persists after controlling for confounding attributable to functional status, comorbidity, and demographic factors.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1532-5415.1998.tb03802.x

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Author(s)

Johnson, Theodore M., II
Kincade, Jean E.
Bernard, Shulamit L.
Busby-Whitehead, Jan
Hertz-Picciotto, Irva
DeFriese, Gordon H.

Year Published

1998

Volume Number

46

Issue Number

6

Pages

693-9

Reference ID

1071