TITLE

Successful treatment of obstructed defecation with our holistic program using computer-assisted visual biofeedback

PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Australian & New Zealand Continence Journal;Summer2012, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p122
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study to evaluate the use of a holistic program using computer-assisted visual biofeedback for successful treatment of obstructed defecation (OD), associated with decreased rectal awareness, stool fragmentation, straining to defecate and incomplete evacuation. Participants included 35 adults diagnosed with OD. The findings revealed that visual biofeedback to improve awareness and pelvic muscle relaxation and control, with appropriate responses to rectal sensations worked.
ACCESSION #
83756449

 

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