bladder diary

bladder diary

A patient-generated log of liquid intake and urine output, usually maintained over a 24-hour period, as a way of helping the clinical team to evaluate urinary frequency, urgency or incontinence.
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She also felt that she did not have the time to complete a bladder diary. She was prescribed fesoterodine 8 mg for three months.
Further evaluation may include a bladder diary in which the patient documents voided volumes, voiding frequency, and number of incontinent episodes; symptom-specific questionnaires; and/or urodynamic testing.
Comparison of sensation-related voiding patterns between continent and incontinent women: A study with a 3-day sensation-related bladder diary (SR-BD).
After evaluating you for health conditions that can underpin incontinence, and reviewing your medications to ensure they are not contributing to the problem, your doctor may ask you to fill in a "bladder diary" noting how much you drink, and when and how much you urinate.
(3,4) A recent study of women with mixed urinary incontinence who completing a 30-day enhanced bladder diary found that stress-induced urgency incontinence was actually the most common pattern seen among their incontinence episodes.
Timed voiding involves keeping a "bladder diary" in which a patient records the time each time they urinate for a few days.
Children at risk of renal damage should undergo a thorough medical history (including a bladder diary), neurological examination, urinalysis and culture to identify infection.
In the bladder diary, you record what, when and how much liquid you drink; how many times you urinate and how much; how many leaks you have; whether you felt an urgency to urinate; and what you were doing at the time you experienced a leak.
Secondary aim: change in quality of life, alterations of parameters in the bladder diary and adverse events (AE).
The third part related to the daily practice included the use of the bladder diary, a questionnaire with a validated symptom scoring system, the application of the standard urotherapy, and the time they spent during the first visit.
On the chart, also called a bladder diary, the patient records fluid intake, time and volume of voids, incontinence episodes and catheterisation episodes.