Journal article

Nocturia in patients with cognitive dysfunction: a systematic review of the literature

Rebecca Haddad, Thomas F Monaghan, Charles Joussain, Veronique Phe, Wendy Bower, Saskia Roggeman, Gilberte Robain, Karel Everaert

BMC GERIATRICS | BMC | Published : 2020


BACKGROUND: The objective of this study is to evaluate current literature on the association between cognitive dysfunction and nocturia. METHODS: A systematic review following Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA) statement was conducted through MEDLINE, EMBASE and COCHRANE databases and completed in November 2019. Randomized and non-randomized studies were included if they assessed the association between cognitive dysfunction and nocturia in older participants with or without neurological diseases. The quality of included studies was evaluated using the Risk of Bias Assessment tool for Non-randomized Studies (RoBANS). RESULTS: A total of 8 cross-sectio..

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Funding Acknowledgements

RH reports grants from, Fonds de dotation Renaitre, Societe Francaise de Medecine Physique et de Readaptation with the institutional support of Merz Pharma France and Societe Interdisciplinaire Francophone d'UroDynamique et de Pelvi Perineologie. Authors independently conceptualized the design, methods, data collection, analysis and writing of the manuscript and grants did not influence the content.