Increased postvoid residual urine volume

Functional UI4

Functional UI is not generally caused by intrinsic urinary tract pathology. It is usually caused by factors extrinsic to the urinary tract. Examples of factors predisposing to functional incontinence include:

• Immobility (due to pain, traction, or use of nonportable medical devices)

• Lack of or slowed access to toileting facilities

• Cognitive impairment (difficulty with recognition of the urinary urge and proper response to it)

Blood Pressure Health

Blood Pressure Health

Your heart pumps blood throughout your body using a network of tubing called arteries and capillaries which return the blood back to your heart via your veins. Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart beats.Learn more...

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