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Refer patients to the community care continence service on discharge from hospital as required (refer via community health intake – ph 62079977) back to . Aust nurs j 2010 aug 1018(2):31-4 pressure injury prevention: continence, skin hygiene and nutrition management roosen k(1), fulbrook p, nowicki t. The continence care of community-dwelling people with dementia in europe director, sca global hygiene category – incontinence care mölndal, sweden . The ahpma is the trade association which represents the uk manufacturers of disposable nappies, feminine hygiene products and continence care products. The continence advisory service has a display room with incontinence aids to find out ways to prevent, treat and manage bladder and bowel health issues.
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