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Guideline debrief: female urinary incontinence (2 CPD hours)



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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