Functional constipation affects the QoL of children

Oct 16, 2020 9:00:00 AM

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: Transanal Irrigation, Children, TAI, Constipation

Science Alert: Children with specific bladder care needs

Dec 4, 2017 12:07:00 PM

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

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

Jan 24, 2017 10:44:00 AM

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: Scientific Papers, Clinical Studies, Transanal Irrigation, Children, TAI, Science Alert, Neurogenic Bowel, spina bifida, Paediatrics