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The Australian Continence Exchange (ACE) is an online catalogue designed to assist health professionals in their approach to continence health management support. The site provides access to

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Deloitte Access Economics report The Economic Impact of Incontinence in Australia (English)
The 2011 Deloitte Access Economics report 'The Economic Impact of Incontinence in Australia' highlights the broader burden faced by the estimated 4.8 million Australians living with incontinence.  (Other)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia
Date of publication/last review: 2011

Development and dissemination of 'nocturia' guidelines for health professionals and consumers : final report (English)
The National Continence Management Strategy's report on Development and Dissemination of ‘Nocturia’ Guidelines for Health Professionals and Consumers April 2003. To obtain a copy of these report go to http://www.health.gov.au| http://www.bladderbowel.gov.au.  (Other)

Organisation/Publisher: Department of Health - Continence Programs
Date of publication/last review: April 2003

Diabetes and Bladder and Bowel Health (English)
People with diabetes commonly experience problems with controlling their bladder and bowel (incontinence). This factsheet has been developed to assist people looking for more information about diabetes and bladder control.  (Fact sheet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia
Date of publication/last review: June 2010

Diabetes and bladder or bowel problems (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander)
This leaflet explains how diabetes affects the bladder and bowel and can lead to wetting yourself (urinary incontinence). It explains how you can improve the problem and where to go for help.  (Brochure)

Organisation/Publisher: Department of Health - Continence Programs
Date of publication/last review: 2016

DIAPPERS/RED FLAGS (reverse side) A4 Poster (2010) (English)
This is double sided, laminated and designed to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers to identify common bladder and bowel problems, when talking with people. Downloaded with permission from Queensland Government MASS: http://www.health.qld.gov.au/mass/docs/resources/continence/redflags.pdf  (Poster)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

Did You Know Brochure (2012) (English)
This brochure has been developed as a generic handout to raise awareness of continence issues and generate continence promotion throughout the broader community. Downloaded with permission from Queensland Government MASS: http://www.health.qld.gov.au/mass/docs/resources/continence/didyouknow.pdf  (Brochure)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

Dry Up Self Management Program, Second edition (2008) (English)
A six session continence self management group program developed for use with older people living within the community. It is fully scripted with a facilitator manual, participant work books, evaluation forms, CD of PowerPoint slides, and other related resources. All items are packaged in a satchel to make travel to offsite venues much easier. Due to the size of the DryUP program - Facilitators Guide and Participants Manual we are unable to display on this webpage, please contact contpro@health.qld.gov.au for a copy to be emailed for your reference.  (Pack)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

First Steps in the Management of Urinary Incontinence in Community-Dwelling Older People: A clinical practice guideline for primary clinicians (registered nurses and allied health professionals) Third edition 2010 Chapters 1-6 (English)
This is a Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme (MASS) continence resource. This evidence based, best practice guideline has been written for primary level registered nurses and allied health professionals to assist in the initial assessment and management of urinary incontinence. It is an essential reference for all clinicians working with older people who have urinary incontinence. This is Chapters 1-6. Downloaded with permission from Queensland Government MASS: http://www.health.qld.gov.au/mass/docs/resources/continence/firststepsfirsthalf.pdf  (Guidelines)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

First Steps in the Management of Urinary Incontinence in Community-Dwelling Older People: A clinical practice guideline for primary clinicians (registered nurses and allied health professionals) Third edition 2010 Chapters 7-12 (English)
This is a Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme (MASS) continence resource. This evidence based, best practice guideline has been written for primary level registered nurses and allied health professionals to assist in the initial assessment and management of urinary incontinence. It is an essential reference for all clinicians working with older people who have urinary incontinence. This is Chapters 7-12. Downloaded with permission from Queensland Government MASS: http://www.health.qld.gov.au/mass/docs/resources/continence/firststepssecondhalf.pdf  (Guidelines)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

First Steps in the Management of Urinary Incontinence in Community-Dwelling Older People: A clinical practice guideline for primary clinicians (registered nurses and allied health professionals) Third edition 2010 Cover & Table of Contents (English)
This is a Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme (MASS) continence resource. This evidence based, best practice guideline has been written for primary level registered nurses and allied health professionals to assist in the initial assessment and management of urinary incontinence. It is an essential reference for all clinicians working with older people who have urinary incontinence. This is the Cover and Table of Contents. Downloaded with permission from Queensland Government MASS: http://www.health.qld.gov.au/mass/docs/resources/continence/firststepstocpreface.pdf  (Guidelines)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

Framework for Economic and Cost Evaluation for Continence Conditions 2006 (English)
This report is the second part of the development of a suite of outcome measures for the assessment of continence conditions. The two projects were undertaken in tandem, because it was recognised that economic evaluation of the treatment of any given condition cannot be performed unless robust outcome measures are available to judge the effectiveness of that treatment, which then enables “cost effectiveness” to be measured.  (Other)

Organisation/Publisher: Department of Health - Continence Programs
Date of publication/last review: 2011

Funding Schemes for continence products: National and State Schemes (English)
This factsheet is a guide to the national and state run funding schemes to assist individuals with the ongoing costs of purchasing and replacing continence products.  (Fact sheet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia
Date of publication/last review: May 2011

Got Problems with your Waterworks or Bowels? (2008) (English)
This brochure encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to talk to a health worker if experiencing urinary incontinence. It stresses that many people have this problem and that it is important to seek treatment and develop management strategies. Downloaded with permission from Queensland Government MASS: http://www.health.qld.gov.au/mass/docs/resources/continence/waterworks.pdf  (Brochure)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

Got to Go Again Poster (English)
Got to go again? This poster implies someone may have a bladder control problem. It gives the helpline number for free professional and confidential advice. (A3 Size)  (Poster)

Organisation/Publisher: Department of Health - Continence Programs

Grog and bladder or bowel problems (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander)
This leaflet explains how alcohol affects the bladder and bowel and can lead to urinary incontinence and faecal incontinence. It offers tips on how you can help the problem and where to go for help.  (Brochure)

Organisation/Publisher: Department of Health - Continence Programs
Date of publication/last review: 2016

Guidelines for Conducting Presentations with an Interpreter (English)
Working with an accredited interpreter is very important when providing education to culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) groups, particularly on the subject of incontinence. This fact sheet provides guidelines and suggestions on how to work effectively with an interpreter when conducting a group presentation.  (Fact sheet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Guidelines for Health Professionals - Working with Interpreters in a Continence Assessment (English)
The use of accredited interpreters is very important in the healthcare setting to assist in meeting the needs of clients and health professionals alike. This fact sheet outlines how to work effectively with an interpreter in a continence assessment to ensure the best outcomes for all involved.  (Fact sheet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Guidelines for Interpreters - What to Expect in a Continence Assessment (English)
This fact sheet has been designed to provide interpreters with a better understanding of what to expect when asked to interpret for a client attending a continence assessment. This fact sheet will help interpreters to work within a setting where the topic is sensitive and the investigative procedure may be invasive.  (Fact sheet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Bladder and Bowel Habits (English)
This brochure outlines the five steps to help men and women keep in control of their bladder and bowel.  (Brochure)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Bladder and Bowel Habits - Easy English (English - Easy)
This booklet outlines the five steps to help men and women keep in control of their bladder and bowel  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia
Date of publication/last review: 23/06/2016

Healthy Body - Healthy Bladder and Bowel (2010) (English)
This booklet promotes important lifestyle habits for continence promotion and the initial management of urinary incontinence in a clear, illustrated style. It is intended to be used as a take-home resource for clients/consumers, and is suitable for those with low literacy levels. Due to the size of the Healthy Body – Healthy Bladder and Bowel 2010 we are unable to display on this webpage, please contact contpro@health.qld.gov.au for a copy to be emailed for your reference.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

Healthy Body - Healthy Bladder and Bowel for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People (2010) (English)
This booklet promotes important lifestyle habits for continence promotion and the initial management of urinary incontinence in a clear, illustrated style, with few words. It is intended to be used as a take-home resource for clients. The art work is suited to people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds. Due to the size of the Healthy Body – Healthy Bladder and Bowel for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People 2010 we are unable to display on this webpage, please contact contpro@health.qld.gov.au for a copy to be emailed for your reference.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: HACC/MASS Continence Project

Healthy Diet and Bowels (English)
What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Fact sheet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia
Date of publication/last review: 7/8/2014

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Arabic)
ARABIC - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Chinese - Simplified)
CHINESE SIMPLIFIED - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Vietnamese)
VIETNAMESE - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Urdu)
URDU - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Turkish)
TURKISH - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Tamil)
TAMIL - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Spanish)
SPANISH - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Somali)
SOMALI - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Serbian)
SERBIAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Polish)
POLISH - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Persian)
PERSIAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Maltese)
MALTESE - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Macedonian)
MACEDONIAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Korean)
KOREAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Karen)
KAREN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Italian)
ITALIAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Indonesian)
INDONESIAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Hungarian)
HUNGARIAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Hindi)
HINDI - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Greek)
GREEK - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (German)
GERMAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Filipino)
FILIPINO - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Dutch)
DUTCH - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Dinka)
DINKA - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Dari)
DARI - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Croatian)
CROATIAN - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

Healthy Diet and Bowels (Chinese - Traditional)
CHINESE TRADITIONAL - What is fibre, what foods are fibre rich, how much fibre should I have, what are the best sources of fibre, what about fluids.  (Booklet)

Organisation/Publisher: Continence Foundation of Australia

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