Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Effects of Incontinence Go Beyond the Bladder — Physician’s First Watch
Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Effects of Incontinence Go Beyond the Bladder
By the NEJM Journal Watch Editors
A survey-based study among some 4500 women in Obstetrics & Gynecology found that the presence of UI was associated with increased risk for probable depression (adjusted hazard ratio, 1.4) and for work disability (adjusted HR, 1.2). However, no association was found between UI and workforce exit.