Eberhardie, Chris (2004) Constipation: identifying the problem. Nursing Older People, 15(9), pp. 22-26. ISSN (print) 1472-0795Full text not available from this archive.
Constipation is a common problem in older age and a costly one, both in terms of treatment and distress caused to patients. This article describes the causes of constipation and outlines various strategies nurses can employ to identify and assess it.
|Research Area:||Nursing and midwifery|
|Faculty, School or Research Centre:||Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences|
|Depositing User:||Lucinda Lyon|
|Date Deposited:||11 Mar 2009 11:57|
|Last Modified:||08 Mar 2010 10:02|
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