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Guideline debrief: female urinary incontinence (2 CPD hours)

This interactive, case-based learning module covers the GP-relevant sections of the September 2013 NICE guidance on the management of urinary incontinence in women using three typical primary care case histories.

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FULL CPD MODULE

To improve your understanding of the NICE guidance on urinary incontinence in women, including:

  • Identifying the types of urinary incontinence
  • Recognising when overactive bladder is part of the clinical picture
  • Initial investigations recommended by NICE
  • The red and amber flags in urinary incontinence in women
  • The role of non-pharmacological interventions such as pelvic floor muscle training, lifestyle modification and bladder retraining
  • The new NICE recommendations on first, second and third line medications
  • When to refer for further assessment and possible surgical options
  • Alternatives to catheterisation in older patients

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