- Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services
- April 2012 - Volume 50 · Issue 4: 40-45
Enuresis is a common condition during the childhood years. Although distressing to both children and parents, enuresis often goes unreported. Because of its common occurrence, psychiatric nurses should become knowledgeable about enuresis and understand how to assess and treat it when appropriate.
Dr. Ellington is Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Nursing, Kansas City, Missouri, and Dr. McGuinness is Professor, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama.
The authors disclose that they have no significant financial interests in any product or class of products discussed directly or indirectly in this activity, including research support.
Address correspondence to Erin E. Ellington, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC, Clinical Assistant Professor, 2464 Charlotte Street, Kansas City, MO 64108; e-mail: email@example.com.