Incontinence: Minimally Invasive Therapies is a book which effectively uses a multidisciplinary approach to assist health professionals in their care of patients with urinary and fecal incontinence. It is recognized that the best outcomes are achieved by a multidisciplinary team approach especially with regard to complex cases and care of the elderly.
Incontinence affects 1 billion people (anal and urinary), with most being women. It is underreported, but as more specialisation is occurring in the diagnostic and treatment field, teams are establishing themselves. Incontinence: Minimally Invasive Therapies provides an important guide for new teams establishing these groups and refine already established groups.
Incontinence: Minimally Invasive Therapies is of benefit to family physicians/general practitioners, nurses, urologists, gynaecologists, physiotherapists, geriatricians, neurologists and rehabilitation specialists.
The inclusion of simple practice points and tips in table form at strategic steps assists the reader to provide hands-on management of the patient with these ‘tricks of the trade’Contains x-sectional anatomic photographs, schematic diagrams, tables and chartsFully illustrated diagrams act as learning tool by allowing a recapitulation of the topics covered