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41. The Cost Effectiveness of Lubiprostone in Chronic Idiopathic Constipation Full Text available with Trip Pro

The Cost Effectiveness of Lubiprostone in Chronic Idiopathic Constipation The objective of this study was to evaluate the cost effectiveness of lubiprostone, prucalopride, placebo and immediate referral to secondary care in chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) in an economic model that was used by the UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in developing guidance.We developed a cohort state-transition model to reflect the treatment pathway in CIC from the UK NHS

2018 PharmacoEconomics open

42. Is manual therapy an effective intervention for constipation?

Is manual therapy an effective intervention for constipation? Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect measures Timing

2018 PROSPERO

43. Chinese herbal medicine for postpartum constipation: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Chinese herbal medicine for postpartum constipation: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address

2018 PROSPERO

44. Management of constipation in Parkinson's Disease: a systematic review

Management of constipation in Parkinson's Disease: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect

2018 PROSPERO

45. Reflexology in the management of functional constipation: a meta-analysis

Reflexology in the management of functional constipation: a meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect

2018 PROSPERO

46. The efficacy and safety of peripherally acting opioid antagonist (PAMORA) for the treatment of opioid induced constipation

The efficacy and safety of peripherally acting opioid antagonist (PAMORA) for the treatment of opioid induced constipation Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence

2018 PROSPERO

47. Massage therapy for management of symptoms of constipation: a systematic review

Massage therapy for management of symptoms of constipation: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing

2018 PROSPERO

48. The management and optimal dosage of polyethylene glycol for functional constipation treatment in infants and toddlers: a systematic review

The management and optimal dosage of polyethylene glycol for functional constipation treatment in infants and toddlers: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2018 PROSPERO

49. Nurse-led interventions with or or without other treatments for the management of functional constipation in children and adolescent: are they effective?

Nurse-led interventions with or or without other treatments for the management of functional constipation in children and adolescent: are they effective? Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith

2018 PROSPERO

50. Efficacy of acupuncture for constipation after stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Efficacy of acupuncture for constipation after stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2018 PROSPERO

51. Constipation

Constipation Constipation - Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment | BMJ Best Practice You'll need a subscription to access all of BMJ Best Practice Search  Constipation Last reviewed: February 2019 Last updated: October 2018 Summary A detailed history and physical examination, including a digital rectal examination, is the first step in the evaluation of constipation. Diagnostic evaluation may include a colonoscopy if indicated, colonic transit study, anorectal manometry, and a balloon expulsion (...) study. Initial treatment consists of lifestyle modification and laxatives. Medical treatment should be tailored to the underlying aetiology. Patients who do not respond to medical treatment may need specialised evaluation for pelvic floor dysfunction and biofeedback therapy. Surgery is only rarely indicated. Definition Chronic constipation is a polysymptomatic heterogeneous disorder. Patients define constipation on the basis of excessive straining, a sense of incomplete evacuation, failed or lengthy

2018 BMJ Best Practice

52. Chinese herbal medicine for Opioid Induced Constipation in cancer patients: protocol for a systematic review

Chinese herbal medicine for Opioid Induced Constipation in cancer patients: protocol for a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation

2018 PROSPERO

53. Constipation in children

Constipation in children Constipation in children - Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment | BMJ Best Practice You'll need a subscription to access all of BMJ Best Practice Search  Constipation in children Last reviewed: February 2019 Last updated: February 2019 Summary Childhood constipation is typically characterised by infrequent bowel evacuations, large stools, and difficult or painful defecation. Symptoms may result from low fibre, poor nutrient, and/or insufficient water intake, which leads (...) to excessive hardening of the stool. This often starts as an acute problem but can progress to faecal impaction and chronic constipation. Particularly in young children, any cause of painful defecation may provoke active withholding. Withholding may worsen the constipation and lead to a vicious cycle. Duration of constipation and amount of stool burden may depend on capacity of the child's rectum, the degree of megarectum, and other factors including rectal sensory function. After faecal disimpaction

2018 BMJ Best Practice

54. Relationship between overactive bladder and functional constipation - systematic review

Relationship between overactive bladder and functional constipation - systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing

2018 PROSPERO

55. Acupuncture for constipation in patients with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Acupuncture for constipation in patients with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web

2018 PROSPERO

56. Chinese herbal medicine for constipation in patients with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Chinese herbal medicine for constipation in patients with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence

2018 PROSPERO

57. Acupuncture for opioid-induced constipation in cancer patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Acupuncture for opioid-induced constipation in cancer patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web

2018 PROSPERO

58. Comparison of efficacy of different treatments for chronic idiopathic constipation in China: a systematic review and network meta-analysis

Comparison of efficacy of different treatments for chronic idiopathic constipation in China: a systematic review and network meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2018 PROSPERO

59. Indirect comparison of linaclotide with other constipation treatments in patients with chronic constipation

Indirect comparison of linaclotide with other constipation treatments in patients with chronic constipation Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation

2018 PROSPERO

60. Pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments for opioid-induced constipation: a protocol for systematic review and network meta-analysis

Pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments for opioid-induced constipation: a protocol for systematic review and network meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2018 PROSPERO