Scientific studies on Constipation

Last updated: September 25, 2013
Further characterization of painful constipation (PC): clinical features over one year and comparison with IBS.
Journal of clinical gastroenterology

Efficacy and safety of lubiprostone in patients with chronic constipation.
Digestive diseases and sciences

Prevalence and severity of antipsychotic related constipation in patients with schizophrenia: a retrospective descriptive study.
BMC gastroenterology

Second-generation antipsychotics and constipation: a review of the literature.
European psychiatry : the journal of the Association of European Psychiatrists

Overactive bladder drugs and constipation: a meta-analysis of randomized, placebo-controlled trials.
Digestive diseases and sciences

Effect of the ingestion of a symbiotic yogurt on the bowel habits of women with functional constipation.
Acta gastroenterologica Latinoamericana

Validity of the Rome III Criteria in assessing constipation in women.
International urogynecology journal and pelvic floor dysfunction

Functional constipation in children: a systematic review on prognosis and predictive factors.
Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition

Constipation in children: novel insight into epidemiology, pathophysiology and management.
Journal of neurogastroenterology and motility

[Effect of electro-acupuncture in treating morphine sulfate caused constipation in tumor patients].
Zhongguo Zhong xi yi jie he za zhi Zhongguo Zhongxiyi jiehe zazhi = Chinese journal of integrated traditional and Western medicine / Zhongguo Zhong xi yi jie he xue hui, Zhongguo Zhong yi yan jiu yuan zhu ban

Efficacy of linaclotide for patients with chronic constipation.
Gastroenterology

Constipation and Colonic Transit Times in Children With Morbid Obesity.
Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition

Role of anorectal manometry in children with severe constipation.
Colorectal disease : the official journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland

The direct and indirect costs of opioid-induced constipation.
Journal of pain and symptom management

Management of constipation in palliative care patients.
Current opinion in supportive and palliative care

Pharmacologic treatment of constipation: what is new?
Current opinion in pharmacology

Heightened colon motor activity measured by a wireless capsule in patients with constipation: relation to colon transit and IBS.
American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology

Anorectal motility abnormalities in children with encopresis and chronic constipation.
The Journal of pediatrics

Evaluation of integrative medicine supplements for mitigation of chronic insomnia and constipation in an inpatient eating disorders setting.
Explore (New York, N.Y.)

Constipation in children with autism and autistic spectrum disorder.
Pediatric surgery international

Constipation and defecation pattern the first 30 days after thoracic surgery.
Scandinavian journal of caring sciences

The morbidity of constipation in patients with anorectal malformations.
Journal of pediatric surgery

Prescribing patterns for the outpatient treatment of constipation in the United States.
Digestive diseases and sciences

Efficacy and safety of prucalopride in patients with chronic noncancer pain suffering from opioid-induced constipation.
Digestive diseases and sciences

Functional defecation disorder as a clinical subgroup of chronic constipation: analysis of symptoms and physiological parameters.
Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology

Quality of life in children and adults with constipation.
Best practice & research. Clinical gastroenterology

Review of pathogenesis and management of constipation.
Tropical gastroenterology : official journal of the Digestive Diseases Foundation

Defining DIOS and constipation in cystic fibrosis with a multicentre study on the incidence, characteristics, and treatment of DIOS.
Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition

Epidemiology of constipation in children and adults: A systematic review.
Best practice & research. Clinical gastroenterology

Current and future therapies for chronic constipation.
Best practice & research. Clinical gastroenterology

Neuromodulation for constipation: Sacral and transcutaneous stimulation.
Best practice & research. Clinical gastroenterology

Slow-transit constipation in children: our experience.
Pediatric surgery international

Prevalence of constipation symptoms in fecally incontinent nursing home residents.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Clinical trial: phase 2 study of lubiprostone for irritable bowel syndrome with constipation.
Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics

Dietary fibre, fluids and physical activity in relation to constipation symptoms in pre-adolescent children.
Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community

Treatment of severe childhood constipation with restorative proctocolectomy.
Archives of disease in childhood

Sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence and constipation in adults: a short version Cochrane review.
Neurourology and urodynamics

[Diagnosis of constipation: a systematic review].
The Korean journal of gastroenterology = Taehan Sohwagi Hakhoe chi

Families' perspectives on the effect of constipation and fecal incontinence on quality of life.
Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition

Characterization of two models of drug-induced constipation in mice and evaluation of mustard oil in these models.
Pharmacology