Does urinary incontinence affect quality of life of Greek women less severely? A cross-sectional study in two Mediterranean settings


Anifantaki S., Filiz T. M. , Alegakis A., Topsever P., Markaki A., Cinar N. D. , et al.

QUALITY OF LIFE RESEARCH, cilt.18, ss.1311-1319, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 18 Konu: 10
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s11136-009-9545-4
  • Dergi Adı: QUALITY OF LIFE RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1311-1319

Özet

Numerous studies have identified a reduced health-related quality of life (QoL) in patients with urinary incontinence (UI). The aim of this study was to assess and compare QoL in women with UI in the island of Crete, Greece, and in Turkey.