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Author Ann Yates is director of continence services, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.
Abstract Patients with bladder and/or bowel continence issues should have a baseline continence assessment, conducted by a health professional with the relevant competencies. This article provides a step-by-step guide to the key elements of continence assessment, which is a fundamental nursing skill.
Citation Yates A (2018) How to perform a comprehensive baseline continence assessment.