Urinary Incontinence: Keeping a Daily Record
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Keep a daily diary of all liquids taken in and all urine released, whether voluntary or involuntary. Your health professional may also call this a voiding log, bladder record, frequency-volume chart, incontinence chart, or voiding diary. The diary is usually kept for 3 to 4 days.
Record in your diary:
A diary is sometimes requested before you see a doctor about urinary incontinence.
You may be asked to keep a voiding log when:
A diary may identify the cause of your incontinence.
Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Avery L. Seifert, MD, FACS - Urology
Current as ofMay 5, 2017
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