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Chapter 28. Incontinence Medication Therapy Management Data Set

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Which type of incontinence is the same as overactive bladder (OAB)?

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a. Urge incontinence

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b. Stress incontinence

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c. Overflow incontinence

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d. Functional incontinence

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All of the following are reversible causes of urinary incontinence EXCEPT:

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a. Delirium

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b. Infection

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c. Atrophic vaginitis

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d. Pelvic irradiation

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A 70-year-old female reports episodes of incontinence at nighttime to her primary care provider. She has a past medical history significant for hypertension and is taking amlodipine 5 mg once daily. She admits to drinking ginger ale immediately before bedtime. What is an appropriate recommendation for treating this patient's incontinence?

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a. Change from amlodipine to HCTZ to decrease incontinence

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b. Start oxybutynin 5 mg once daily

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c. Limit fluid intake prior to bedtime

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d. Begin cranberry supplements 3 times daily

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Which of the following best defines functional incontinence using living room language?

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a. Urinary incontinence consisting of an urgent need to go to the bathroom, possibly without making it in time and leaking urine

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b. Urinary incontinence due to a physical problem such as arthritis or dementia, preventing one from getting to the bathroom in time

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c. Urinary incontinence as a result of increased pressure in the gut, such as laughing, coughing, exercising, etc

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d. Urinary incontinence as a result of a physical disability which disallows one to successfully arrive to the bathroom before urination occurs

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All of the following are appropriate behavioral therapies to recommend to a patient to discuss with her provider regarding overactive bladder EXCEPT:

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a. Fluid management

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b. Pelvic floor muscle training

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c. Taking an antispasmodic medication such as oxybutynin

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d. Bladder control strategies

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Which of the following is an example of when a patient should seek medical attention or go to the emergency room regarding his OAB?

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a. Observing dark, cloudy, ...

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