Wellspect hadde denne uken æren av å arrangere et samlet nordisk ACCT-møte på hovedkontoret i Gøteborg, hvor temaet var behandling av forstoppelse og avføringsinkontinens. Her var det deltakere fra både Danmark, Norge, Sverige og Finland samt representanter fra Wellspect i alle nordiske land.Les mer
Neurogenic bowel dysfunction (NBD) with symptoms of constipation and fecal incontinence is a common complication of traumatic spinal cord injury. In a new study, the aim was to identify factors that could predict the recovery of independent bowel function to assist clinicians in their prognosis of bowel function and to guide them to bowel management strategies useful for the patient.Les mer
Sun Jung Oh et al present one of the largest cross-sectional, population based online surveys in the US with the aim to determine the prevalence and predictors of individuals seeking healthcare for their constipation and the use of and satisfaction with over-the-counter medications in treating constipation.Les mer
These symptoms of the lower urinary tract should be addressed early, as it may continue throughout adulthood, leading to significant morbidity.