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Core Competency 15: Incontinence

Introduction and Learning Points


This activity looks into the knowledge and skills required to enable health and social care staff to be aware of the problems of incontinence after stroke and be able to deal with it in a way which minimises the individuals distress.

Learning Points:

  • Explain the factors which may cause an individual to be incontinent following stroke
  • Describe how incontinence following stroke may affect an individualís well being
  • Outline methods which may be used to identify incontinence problems following stroke
  • Identify strategies to assist an individual experiencing incontinence problems following stroke

Map: Core Competency 15: Incontinence (439)
Node: 11101

Score: 100



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