Journal of Medical and Biological Sciences – Volume 3, Issue 1, 2009
D. Wayne Taylor, Director, Health Leadership Institute, McMaster University
Elisabeth Fowler, Vice-President, Ward Health Strategies
Urinary incontinence is one of the most prevalent, untreated chronic conditions for individuals living in Canada. The impact of incontinence on an individual’s quality of life is significant as it negatively affects a person’s physical, psychological, sexual, social and overall quality of life (QOL). Treatment and management of SUI as proposed will help thousands of women living with incontinence remain independent, able and productive members of society.