The effects of stress urinary incontinence on the quality of life of Turkish women in the reproductive age group


BALCI E. , GURLEVIK O., GÜN I. , GÜNAY O.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.42, no.5, pp.845-851, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1104-17
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.845-851
  • Keywords: Urinary incontinence, quality of life, woman, urogenital distress inventory, incontinence impact questionnaire, RISK-FACTORS, IMPACT QUESTIONNAIRE, SHORT FORMS, PREVALENCE, SF-36, DISTRESS, COMMON

Abstract

Aim: This study was performed in order to evaluate the effect of urinary incontinence (UI) on the quality of life of women in the reproductive age group.