Journal of Yoga & Physical Therapy

Journal of Yoga & Physical Therapy
Open Access

ISSN: 2157-7595

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Kuo Chin Huang

Kuo Chin Huang
Mackay Medical College, Holistic Education Center,
People's Republic of China

  • Research Article
    Health Care-Seeking Behaviors among Women Suffering from Urinary Incontinence
    Author(s): Kuo Chin HuangKuo Chin Huang

    Background: Although urinary incontinence is not life threatening, the condition is one of ‘inconvenience’ and is associated with widespread adverse physical and psychological consequences. For many women, there is a general consensus to ‘accept’ the condition, bear the problem and not seek health care to manage the physiological leakage until the problem becomes unbearable and distressing to their daily lives. Objective: To identify health care-seeking behaviors of women with urinary incontinence (UI). Method: A retrospective descriptive exploratory design was utilized in this study. A convenience sample of 249 women who had UI, recruited from the outpatient clinics of three hospitals. Two tools were validate.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2157-7595.1000223

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