What is it about?

Male incontinence and the lack of acknowledgement of this issue in men for many years. This is a foreword that introduces 2 excellent articles on the subject.

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Why is it important?

Male incontinence has been so overlooked for years and has been a real taboo subject. Now with campaigns in the limelight such as "boys need bins" this is a timely subject.


I aimed to help highlight how important it is for the issue of incontinence to be recognised in men. I hoped in my introductory piece to help contribute to breaking down the stigma that comes with male incontinence.

Mrs Leann McLaughlin
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Read the Original

This page is a summary of: Addressing Gender-Related Inequality in Continence Care, British Journal of Nursing, January 2023, Mark Allen Group,
DOI: 10.12968/bjon.2023.32.sup1.2.
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