Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- The role of a probiotics mixture in the treatment of childhood constipation: a pilot studyNoor L Houda Bekkali
Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Nutr J 6:17. 2007..The aim of this pilot study was to determine the effect of a mixture of probiotics containing bifidobacteria and lactobacilli in the treatment of childhood constipation...
- Health utilization and cost impact of childhood constipation in the United StatesOlivia Liem
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
J Pediatr 154:258-62. 2009..To estimate the total health care utilization and costs for children with constipation in the United States...
- How do antegrade enemas work? Colonic motility in response to administration of normal saline solution into the proximal colonRoberto Gomez
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 51:741-6. 2010..The aim of the study was to evaluate the colonic motor response to the administration of normal saline into the proximal colon...
- Novel and alternative therapies for childhood constipationOlivia Liem
Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Columbus Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Drive, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
Curr Gastroenterol Rep 9:214-8. 2007..This review provides an overview of novel and alternative therapies, such as new drugs, surgery, and probiotics, that are being proposed for the treatment of childhood chronic constipation...