Science Alert: Let's talk about bladder and bowel interactions!

Feb 19, 2019 11:30:00 AM

An open dialogue about coexisting symptoms is an essential for building a foundation for better clinical outcomes and increased quality of life.

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Topics: Scientific Papers, Clinical Studies, Neurogenic Bladder, Bladder Management, Science Alert, Incontinence, Continence, Bowel Management, Neurogenic Bowel, Urology, wellspect, bladder and bowel interaction

The case for an integrated approach to bladder and bowel dysfunction

Feb 5, 2019 3:01:00 PM

The benefits of patient centered care cannot be overestimated. A holistic approach reveals avenues for care that might otherwise be left neglected – opportunities missed to enhance the wellbeing of the patient. But what would a working model look like when it concerns patients with neurogenic bladder and bowel?

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Topics: Scientific Papers, Clinical Studies, Neurogenic Bladder, Bladder Management, Science Alert, Incontinence, Continence, Bowel Management, Neurogenic Bowel, Urology, wellspect

Science Alert: Bladder and bowel symptoms: Need for actions

Jul 3, 2018 5:40:00 PM

The impact on individuals’ quality of life of maintaining or restoring bladder and bowel continence cannot be underestimated. It is a top user priority but this is unfortunately not always reflected in healthcare and research initiatives.

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Topics: Scientific Papers, Clinical Studies, Transanal Irrigation, Neurogenic Bladder, Bladder Management, TAI, Science Alert, Incontinence, Continence, Bowel Management, Neurogenic Bowel, LUTS, Urology, Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms, wellspect

Science Alert: Bladder and bowel interaction – Linked together, for better or worse?

Jun 29, 2018 12:05:00 PM

The bladder and bowel are neighbours in the body and share innervation. Shared innervation means that the nerves travel together. This may be one reason why we commonly see an overlap in symptom profiles in lower urinary tract and colonic disorders.

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Topics: Scientific Papers, Clinical Studies, Transanal Irrigation, Neurogenic Bladder, Bladder Management, TAI, Science Alert, Incontinence, Continence, Bowel Management, Neurogenic Bowel, LUTS, Urology, Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms, wellspect

Science Alert: Transanal irrigation; between conservative bowel management and surgery

Oct 10, 2017 10:41:45 AM

There are many conservative options and combinations of methods when it comes to bowel management for people with neurogenic bowel disorder (NBD).

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Topics: Scientific Papers, Catheterisation, Clinical Studies, Transanal Irrigation, Neurogenic Bladder, Bladder Management, Spinal Cord Injury, TAI, Science Alert, ISC, Bowel Management, Neurogenic Bowel