Overview: Urinary Incontinence in Adults: Clinical Practice Guideline Update

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Format             Guidelines

In 1992, the Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHCRQ, now called Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released its first guideline on urinary incontinence. Since then, the guideline has become the standard of care for incontinence in many settings across the country. This update of the guideline includes facts about urinary incontinence, types, causes, and treatment options.

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