Urinary Incontinence

Leader: Carlos Verdejo-Bravo

Objectives

  • To prepare a scientific consensus document for the detection, diagnosis and management of urinary incontinence in older people (silver paper).

Projects & Events

  • Preparation of an international registry on sarcopenia in clinical practice.
  • Partnership with IOF/ESCEO and ESPEN to plan an international cohort study, with the aim to gather as many international cohorts as possible to advance in the discussion on cut-off points and outcome measures.
  • Cooperation with the Geriatric Nutrition group of ESPEN.
  • Joint symposia with IOF/ESCEO at the WCO (Málaga) and the EUGMS (Lisbon) congresses, with further cooperation in future years.

Next meeting of the group

EUGMS 2018 Congress in Berlin

Publications

coming soon...

Group Members

  • Nathalie Van deWalle (Geriatrician from Brussels - Belgium)
  • Jessie De Cock (Occupational Therapist from Brussels - Belgium)
  • Janez Rifel (Family Physician from Ljubljana - Slovenia)
  • Antoine Vella (Geriatrician from Msida- Malta)
  • Maria Nuotio (Geriatrician from Seinäjoky - Finland)
  • Leah Aharony (Geriatrician from Haifa - Israel)
  • Claudio Pedone (Geriatrician from Rome - Italy)
  • Carlos Verdejo (Geriatrician from Madrid - Spain)
  • Anja Velghe (Geriatrician from Gent - Belgium)

Funding

Ontex

Founded

March 2016