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Underactive bladder syndrome

Deborah Rigby Continence service manager, Bristol South and West PCT, Knowle West, Bristol

Underactive bladder syndrome causes difficulty in voiding, resulting in incomplete bladder emptying. This article describes common causes of the condition, patient assessment and the available management options.

Correspondence deborah.rigby@nhs.net

Nursing Standard. 19, 35,57-64. doi: 10.7748/ns2005.

Published in print: 11 May 2005

Peer review

This article has been subject to double blind peer review