Functional constipation affects the QoL of children

October 16 2020

This review underscores the negative impact of constipation on children’s well-being and identifies factors associated with lower health-related quality of life in children.

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Topics: TAI, Transanal Irrigation, Children

Science Alert: Children with specific bladder care needs

December 4 2017

Urinary tract anomalies are sometimes seen in children, and many of them require active treatment to achieve continence. Vesicoureteral reflux and/or a neurogenic bladder secondary to meningomyelocele (e.g. spina bifida) are two examples that require swift action.

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Topics: Science Alert, Children, ISC, Incontinence, Catheterisation, Continence, Scientific Papers, Clinical Studies

Science Alert January Highlight: Spina bifida – children and young adults with specific needs

January 24 2017

Bladder and bowel control has the potential of being a quiet distress throughout life for children and young adults with Spina Bifida. There are a few recent articles reviewing and investigating different aspects of bladder and bowel management therapy in this group.

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Topics: Science Alert, TAI, Transanal Irrigation, Children, Paediatrics, Scientific Papers, Clinical Studies