arrow_up-blue blog branches consultations events facebook-icon facebook-icon2 factsheet forum-icon forum hands key link location lock mail measure menu_plus news pdf pdf2 phone policies publications related search share subjectguide twitter-icon word youtube-icon
Library Europe's largest nursing-specific collection

Continence Care

Use this guide to find information resources about continence care including books, reports and journal articles.

Last updated: 09/11/2017

Key Resources

RCN and RCNi: Continence online learning 

This resource has been developed by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) and is designed to help you support people who have incontinence or bowel and bladder problems.


Catheter care: RCN guidance for nurses Royal College of Nursing (2012) Catheter care: RCN guidance for nurses, London: RCN.
Royal College of Nursing and others (2016) Guidance for the provision of continence containment products to children and young people: a consensus document, Worsley: Disabled Living.
  • Consensus statement from RCN and 7 other organisations.
    View PDF
We would like to thank the RCN Continence Care member community for their input into the development of this subject guide.
NICE guidance searches
  • Please check that guidance is applicable for your country.
    Catheterisation
  • Please check that guidance is applicable for your country. 
    Continence
  • Please check that guidance is applicable for your country. 
    Urinary incontinence

Books

Badlani G (2015) Minimally invasive therapy for urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, New York: Humann Press. Badlani G (2015) Minimally invasive therapy for urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, New York: Humann Press.
Bayliss V (2009) Continence care pathways, Chichester: Wiley. Bayliss V (2009) Continence care pathways, Chichester: Wiley.
Bo K, Berghmands B and Morkved S (2015) Evidence-based therapy for the pelvic floor: bridging science and clinical practice (2nd edition), Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone. Bo K, Berghmands B and Morkved S (2015) Evidence-based therapy for the pelvic floor: bridging science and clinical practice (2nd edition), Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone.
Corcos J (2015) Overactive bladder: practical management, Chichester: Wiley Blackwell. Corcos J (2015) Overactive bladder: practical management, Chichester: Wiley Blackwell.
Dawson C (2012) ABC of urology 3rd edition, Chichester: Wiley Blackwell. Dawson C (2012) ABC of urology (3rd edition), Chichester: Wiley Blackwell.
Equit M (2014) Urinary and fecal incontinence: a training programme for children and adolescents, Abingdon: Hogrefe. Equit M (2014) Urinary and fecal incontinence: a training programme for children and adolescents, Abingdon: Hogrefe.
Heesakkers J, Chapple C, De Ridder D and Farag F (2016) Practical functional urology, Cham: Springer International Heesakkers J, Chapple C, De Ridder D and Farag F (2016) Practical functional urology, Cham: Springer International.
Jones T (2015) Crash course: renal and urinary system, Edinburgh: Mosby Elsevier. Jones T (2015) Crash course: renal and urinary system, Edinburgh: Mosby Elsevier.
Reynard J (2013) Oxford handbook of urology, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Reynard J (2013) Oxford handbook of urology, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Thomas N (2014) Renal nursing, Chichester: Wiley Blackwell. Thomas N (2014) Renal nursing, Chichester: Wiley Blackwell.

Book subject searches

Use these links to see details of books the RCN libraries hold on each topic.

Journal articles

Use these links for details of journal articles on each topic.

Journals

Journals of interest for continence care. Use these links to see details of availability.

This subject guide relates to:

RCN Library staff

Alan Chalkley

Author of this guide

RCN Library and Archive Services