Nursing diagnosis – RISK FOR URGE URINARY INCONTINENCE

ShareRISK  FOR  URGE  URINARY  INCONTINENCE DEFINITION At risk for involuntary loss of urine associated with a sudden, strong sensation or urinary urgency RISK FACTORS • Effects of medication, caffeine, • Detrusor muscle instability or alcohol with impaired contractility • Detrusor hyperreflexia from • Ineffective toileting habits cystitis, urethritis, tumors, renal calculi, central nervous system disorders [...]

Nursing diagnosis – URGE URINARY INCONTINENCE

ShareURGE  URINARY  INCONTINENCE DEFINITION Involuntary passage of urine occurring shortly after a strong sense of urgency to void DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS • Bladder contraction or spasm • Increased or decreased volume • Frequency • Nocturia • Inability to reach toilet in time • Urgency RELATED FACTORS • Alcohol intake • Decreased bladder capacity • Atrophic urethritis [...]