Research on the causes of constipation.
Abstract: Speaker presents information on the focus of current research; medical complications including constipation and incontinence from bowel dysfunction in people with spinal cord injuries (SCI). Findings indicate certain factors are associated with having these complications, like race and age. She suggests that more studies are needed to determine the causes of constipation or incontinence in people with SCI. This video is part of the Hot Topic Module: Managing bowel function after SCI. Run time: 1 minute 42 seconds.
NARIC Accession Number: O20813. What's this?
Author(s): Tate Denise.
Project Number: 90DP0012 (formerly H133A110004).
Publisher(s): Northwest Regional Spinal Cord Injury System, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356490, Seattle, Washington, 98195; 206/685-3999.
Publication Year: 2016.
Descriptor Terms: AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, BOWEL FUNCTION, DAILY LIVING, INCONTINENCE, MOBILITY, MOTOR SKILLS, RESEARCH, SPINAL CORD INJURIES.