Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario

Purpose and Scope

  • This BPG focuses on bladder and bowel management in adults (aged 18 years and older)
  • The purpose of this BPG is to provide evidence-based recommendations for effective strategies to support adults who live with urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence and/or constipation that will improve quality of care and lead to positive health outcomes.
Older Adults
A Proactive Approach to Bowel & Bladder Management in Adults
Background Information