Science Alert: Spina bifida (SB) - Live long and prosper

Mar 21, 2018 1:32:54 PM

“Given the improved longevity of individuals with SB [spina bifida], transitional care issues (such as health-related independence) are becoming progressively more vital.”
Castillo et al. J Pediatr Rehabil Med. 2017;10(3-4):219-226.

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Topics: Scientific Papers, Catheterisation, Clinical Studies, Bladder Management, Science Alert, ISC, Incontinence, Continence, Bowel Management, spina bifida

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

Science Alert - September 2016

Sep 15, 2016 12:33:00 PM

In September's Science Alert our Medical Affairs Team present a highlight article titled Long-Term Cost Effectiveness of Transanal Irrigation in Patients with Neurogenic Bowel Dysfunction.

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Topics: Scientific Papers, Clinical Studies, Women's Health, Spinal Cord Injury, Science Alert, ISC, Incontinence, Continence, UTI, spina bifida, Self-catheterisation