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  1. Incontinence pads : prevalence of use and individual consumption.

    Article - En anglais

    The purpose was to describe the prevalence of incontinence pad use and individual consumption of pads.

    Data was collected at local Insurance Offices in a region of western Norway (population: 239 500).

    Overall prevalence was 1.6% for females and 0.4% for males, increasing sharply with age.

    Median daily consumption was 1.7 pads.

    Middleaged persons (40-69 years) consumed fewer and smaller pads than the others.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Incontinence urinaire, Protection, Age, Consommation, Epidémiologie, Appareil urinaire pathologie, Voie urinaire pathologie, Vessie pathologie, Trouble miction, Prévalence, Homme, Vente, Norvège, Europe, Couche

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Urinary incontinence, Protection, Age, Consumption, Epidemiology, Urinary system disease, Urinary tract disease, Bladder disease, Voiding dysfunction, Prevalence, Human, Sales, Norway, Europe, Pad

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0509287

    Code Inist : 002B14E02. Création : 199406.