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ANZCJ Vol22, No 1, 2016 P
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Journal

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This edition contains the following articles: The challenge of assessing postpartum urethral symptoms from a physiotherapy perspective: case study, Linley Edmeades, A seating review may benefit patients with a spinal cord injury who experience poor urine drainage, Wendy Jannings & Andrew Thompson.

ANZCJ Vol22, No 2, 2016 P
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Journal

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This edition contains the following articles: A longitudinal study of asymptomatic rectocoele, Jacqueline R Woodman, Tim Cowan, Emmanuel Karantanis & Kate H Moore. A scoping study of paediatric continence service provision in the Great Southern region of Western Australia, Emma Goetze, Katherine McLean, Judith Thompson, Angela Jacques & Kathy Briffa, Development of a long-form screening tool to identify clinically relevant co morbidities of nocturia, Wendy F Bower, Claire F Ervin, D Michael Whishaw & Fary Khan.

ANZCJ Vol22, No 3, 2016 P
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Journal

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In this edition: Theoria Asking better questions — the key to better outcomes, Lindsay Tighe. An exploration of the efficacy of telehealth in the assessment and management of stress urinary incontinence among women in rural locations, Lee Conlan, Judith Thompson & Robyn Fary. Learning to accept incontinence and continence care in residential aged care facilities: Family members’ experiences, Joan Ostaszkiewicz, Emily Tomlinson & Alison Hutchinson. Perspectives: Nursing The challenges of a rural continence service: a personal story, Anna Ferrier.

ANZCJ Vol22, No 4, 2016 P
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Journal

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Abstracts from the 25th National Conference on Incontinence in association with the Urogynaecological Society of Australasia 9-12 November 2016 Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.

Bins4Blokes - Councils template media release P
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BINS4Blokes is a national campaign by the Continence Foundation of Australia to increase the awareness of male incontinence and availability of continence product disposal bins in men's toilets. This template is for Councils who wish to inform media about their implementation of BINS4Blokes

Bins4Blokes - Draft Motion for Councils P
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BINS4Blokes is a national campaign by the Continence Foundation of Australia to increase the awareness of male incontinence and availability of continence product disposal bins in men's toilets. This Draft Motion outlines for councilors the argument for BINS4Blokes at council meetings.

Bins4Blokes - FAQ P
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Fact sheet

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BINS4Blokes is a national campaign by the Continence Foundation of Australia to increase the awareness of male incontinence and availability of continence product disposal bins in men's toilets. This fact sheet provides answers to frequently asked questions

Bins4Blokes A4 infographic P
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Fact sheet

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BINS4Blokes is a national campaign by the Continence Foundation of Australia to increase the awareness of male incontinence and availability of continence product disposal bins in men's toilets. This infographic sums up the need for bins in men's toilets and what is trying to be achieved

Bins4Blokes Bin Sticker P
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BINS4Blokes is a national campaign by the Continence Foundation of Australia to increase the awareness of male incontinence and availability of continence product disposal bins in men's toilets. The bin sticker is available to order by email via bins4blokes.org.au/resources

Bins4Blokes Position Statement P
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BINS4Blokes is a national campaign by the Continence Foundation of Australia to increase the awareness of male incontinence and availability of continence product disposal bins in men's toilets. The Position Statement explains the campaign, providing statistics and implementation case study

Bins4Blokes poster P
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Poster

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BINS4Blokes is a national campaign by the Continence Foundation of Australia to increase the awareness of male incontinence and availability of continence product disposal bins in men's toilets. This poster can be used to identify toilet blocks with disposal bins

Bins4Blokes Step by Step Guide P
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Guidelines

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BINS4Blokes is a national campaign by the Continence Foundation of Australia to increase the awareness of male incontinence and availability of continence product disposal bins in men's toilets. This is a step by step guide on how to implement BINS4Blokes bins in your toilet facilities

Bladder Diary with instructions P
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Fact sheet

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A bladder diary helps record the amount of urine you pass
every time you go to the toilet and every time you leak. It is a tool health professionals may use to determine the type of bladder problems you are experiencing when developing your treatment plan.

Bowel Diary with instructions P
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Fact sheet

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A bowel diary records the times and types of bowel motions passed. It is a tool health professionals may use to determine the type of bowel problems you are experiencing when developing your treatment plan.

Bristol Stool Chart for adults P
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Fact sheet

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The Bristol Stool Scale or Bristol Stool Chart is a medical aid designed to classify stools (known as ‘faeces’ or ‘poo’) into seven groups. It was first developed in 1997.

Children's Bowel Diary P
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Fact sheet

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This is a bowel diary specifically designed for children (paediatrics). When completed it can assist health professionals to determine any bowel function problems and if required the development of an individual treatment program.

Constipation with Overflow P
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Poster

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This poster explains constipation may result in a person passing liquid faeces – which may be mistaken for diarrhoea. It also suggests where you can get help.

Continence Resources for Aged Care - User Guide P
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Booklet

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This user guide has been designed for healthcare professionals and personal care workers who care for older Australians in either residential aged care facilities or in the community.

Click on this link to obtain a free PDF copy:
https://www.continence.org.au/professionals/aged-care-resources

Deloitte Access Economics report The Economic Impact of Incontinence in Australia P
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The 2011 Deloitte Access Economics report 'The Economic Impact of Incontinence in Australia' highlights the broader burden faced by the estimated 4.8 million Australians living with incontinence.

Guidelines for Health Professionals - Working with Interpreters in a Continence Assessment P
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Fact sheet

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The use of certified interpreters is very important in the healthcare setting to assist in meeting the needs of clients and health professionals alike. This fact sheet outlines how to work effectively with an interpreter in a continence assessment to ensure the best outcomes for all involved.

Guidelines for Interpreters - What to Expect in a Continence Assessment P
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Fact sheet

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This fact sheet has been designed to provide interpreters with a better understanding of what to expect when asked to interpret for a client attending a continence assessment. This fact sheet will help interpreters to work within a setting where the topic is sensitive and the investigative procedure may be invasive.

Guidelines for the use of support pessaries in the management of pelvic organ prolapse P
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Other

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Guidelines for the use of support pessaries in the management of pelvic organ prolapse. It also provide information on the fitting and care of pessary products.

Management of Faecal Incontinence - Flow Chart P
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Fact sheet

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This is a management flow chart to assist health professionals to assess and manage clients with bowel management and faecal incontinence issues.

Management of Urinary Incontinence - Flow Chart P
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Fact sheet

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This is a management flow chart to assist health professionals to assess and manage clients with bladder control issues.

Management pathway: management of pelvic organ prolapse with pessaries P
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Guidelines

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A management tool to guide health professionals in primary care to prescribe and fit pessaries for women with pelvic organ prolapse.

Men's Business Indigenous Flipchart P
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Flip chart

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This flip chart is a teaching aid for rural and remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers. It provides pictures and teaching support notes explaining urinary incontinence (in men), why it occurs, how it can be treated and where to get help.

National Continence Management Strategy Phase 3 Action Plan P
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Report


The Action Plan sets out a series of objectives for Phase 3 of the National Continence Management Strategy, as well as some operating principles and key action areas.

Nocturia in Adults P
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Fact sheet

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This factsheet has been written for general practitioners by the Alfred Hospital to increase awareness of nocturia, its causes and how to assess and manage it.

Pelvic Floor Screening Tool for Men P
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Fact sheet

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This short screening tool is designed for men to check if at risk of pelvic floor problems. It also advises men to ensure their exercise program is pelvic floor friendly. Takes 5 minutes to complete.

Pelvic Floor Screening Tool for Women P
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Fact sheet

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This short screening tool is designed for women to check if at risk of pelvic floor problems. It also advises women to ensure their exercise program is pelvic floor friendly. Takes 5 minutes to complete.

Pessary Guideline Algorithm P
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Fact sheet

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This management tool is a guide to assist health professionals in primary care to prescribe and fit pessaries for women with pelvic organ prolapse.

Pessary Guidelines P
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Guidelines

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This document includes guidelines for the use of support pessaries in the management of pelvic organ prolapse. It also has information on the fitting and care of pessary products.

Poster - One Minute on Your Motions P
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Poster

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This poster shows the correct sitting position on the toilet to help prevent the long term effects of straining. Straining can result in poor bladder and bowel control.

Promoting Pelvic Floor Safe Exercise - Fitness Professional Resource P
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Brochure

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Developed for fitness professionals, it explains the role of the pelvic floor; clients who are at high risk of pelvic floor problems; the signs and symptoms; pelvic floor friendly exercises, and where to get more information and advice.

The National Continence Program Action Plan 2011-2014 P
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Booklet

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The Australian Government continues to support the prevention and management of incontinence through two complementary initiatives, the National Continence Program (the Program) and the Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS). This Action Plan seeks to increase public awareness of the Program, provide information and improve transparency.

Women's Business Indigenous Flipchart P
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Flip chart

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This flip chart is a teaching aid for rural and remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers. It provides pictures and teaching support notes explaining urinary incontinence (in women), why it occurs, how it can be treated and where to get help.

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