C Norton

Summary

Affiliation: Central Middlesex Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Constipation in older patients: effects on quality of life
    Christine Norton
    St Mark s Hospital, London
    Br J Nurs 15:188-92. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of biofeedback for fecal incontinence
    Christine Norton
    St Mark s Hospital, Northwick Park, Watford Road, Harrow HA 1 3UJ, England, UK
    Gastroenterology 125:1320-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of repeat anterior anal sphincter repair
    Carolynne J Vaizey
    St Mark s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:858-63. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Patients' views of a colostomy for fecal incontinence
    Christine Norton
    Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, Harrow HA1 3UJ, UK
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1062-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Biofeedback and/or sphincter exercises for the treatment of faecal incontinence in adults
    C Norton
    St Mark s Hospital, Physiology Unit, Northwick Park, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, UK HA1 3UJ
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD002111. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation for slow transit constipation: a pilot study
    B Collins
    St Mark s Hospital, Harrow, UK
    Colorectal Dis 14:e165-70. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Anal sphincter biofeedback and pelvic floor exercises for faecal incontinence in adults--a systematic review
    C Norton
    Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, Harrow, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 15:1147-54. 2001
  8. doi request reprint Systematic review of abdominal surgery for chronic idiopathic constipation
    N Arebi
    St Mark s Hospital, London, UK
    Colorectal Dis 13:1335-43. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Methodology of biofeedback for adults with fecal incontinence: a program of care
    C Norton
    Physiology Unit, St Mark's Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 28:156-68. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology and management of bowel dysfunction in multiple sclerosis
    P H Wiesel
    St Mark's Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, Middx HA1 3UJ, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:441-8. 2001

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Constipation in older patients: effects on quality of life
    Christine Norton
    St Mark s Hospital, London
    Br J Nurs 15:188-92. 2006
    ..Strategies for prevention and minimization of constipation have the potential to substantially improve quality of life for older people...
  2. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of biofeedback for fecal incontinence
    Christine Norton
    St Mark s Hospital, Northwick Park, Watford Road, Harrow HA 1 3UJ, England, UK
    Gastroenterology 125:1320-9. 2003
    ..Behavioral treatment (biofeedback) has been reported to improve fecal incontinence but has not been compared with standard care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of repeat anterior anal sphincter repair
    Carolynne J Vaizey
    St Mark s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:858-63. 2004
    ..Anterior anal sphincter repair for obstetric trauma sometimes fails because of breakdown of the repair. The long-term results of repeating the overlapping repair are not known...
  4. ncbi request reprint Patients' views of a colostomy for fecal incontinence
    Christine Norton
    Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, Harrow HA1 3UJ, UK
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1062-9. 2005
    ..Formation of a permanent stoma often is seen as a last resort when all other interventions for fecal incontinence have failed. However, no previous study has examined patients' views of a colostomy to manage fecal incontinence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Biofeedback and/or sphincter exercises for the treatment of faecal incontinence in adults
    C Norton
    St Mark s Hospital, Physiology Unit, Northwick Park, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, UK HA1 3UJ
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD002111. 2006
    ..Anal sphincter exercises and biofeedback therapy have been used to treat the symptoms of people with faecal incontinence. However, standards of treatment are still lacking and the magnitude of alleged benefits has yet to be established...
  6. doi request reprint Percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation for slow transit constipation: a pilot study
    B Collins
    St Mark s Hospital, Harrow, UK
    Colorectal Dis 14:e165-70. 2012
    ..Chronic constipation is a problem with debilitating effects on patients' quality of life. This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation in patients with slow transit constipation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Anal sphincter biofeedback and pelvic floor exercises for faecal incontinence in adults--a systematic review
    C Norton
    Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, Harrow, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 15:1147-54. 2001
    ..Faecal incontinence is a common health care problem. Biofeedback is extensively used in clinical practice to treat faecal incontinence...
  8. doi request reprint Systematic review of abdominal surgery for chronic idiopathic constipation
    N Arebi
    St Mark s Hospital, London, UK
    Colorectal Dis 13:1335-43. 2011
    ..Some patients will not respond to pharmacological therapy and therefore surgery may be considered. A systematic review of the literature was performed to determine the outcome of surgery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Methodology of biofeedback for adults with fecal incontinence: a program of care
    C Norton
    Physiology Unit, St Mark's Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 28:156-68. 2001
    ..A recent evaluation of this program found that two thirds of patients reported improved fecal continence after receiving care from this service...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology and management of bowel dysfunction in multiple sclerosis
    P H Wiesel
    St Mark's Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, Middx HA1 3UJ, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:441-8. 2001
    ..In the absence of clinical trial data on bowel management in MS, these should be considered as a consensus on clinical practice from a team specialized in bowel dysfunction...
  11. doi request reprint Does the St. Mark's incontinence score reflect patients' perceptions? A review of 390 patients
    Yasuko Maeda
    St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, London, Middlesex, HA1 3UJ, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:436-42. 2008
    ..Mark's incontinence score to a change in patients' perception and outcome evaluation after treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Investigation to predict faecal continence in patients undergoing reversal of a defunctioning stoma (Porridge enema test)
    D Pares
    St Mark s Hospital, Harrow, UK
    Colorectal Dis 10:379-85. 2008
    ..A defunctioning stoma is often performed in cases of major anorectal surgery or sphincter injury. This study aimed to assess the Porridge enema (PE) test as a tool to evaluate function prior to stoma closure...
  13. ncbi request reprint Women's experiences of faecal incontinence: a study
    Sarah Collings
    Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, Northwick Park, Watford Road, Harrow
    Br J Community Nurs 9:520-3. 2004
    ..This article focuses on what it means to live with faecal incontinence and, based on the findings from a small study, discusses the range of experience women with this chronic condition have...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nurses, bowel continence, stigma, and taboos
    Christine Norton
    Bowel Control, St Mark s Hospital, Northwick Park, Watford Road, Harrow HA1 3UJ, England
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 31:85-94. 2004
    ..By recognizing the social dimension of this problem and by incorporating knowledge about coping and control into patient teaching and clinical practice, nurses may better meet the needs of those with fecal incontinence...
  15. ncbi request reprint Behavioral management of fecal incontinence in adults
    Christine Norton
    Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    Gastroenterology 126:S64-70. 2004
    ..Development and validation of outcome measures are important, and predictors of outcome and effects in patient subgroups, especially elderly and neurologically impaired patients, should also be investigated...
  16. ncbi request reprint Fecal incontinence: the quality of reported randomized, controlled trials in the last ten years
    David Pares
    Department of Physiology, St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, London, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:88-95. 2008
    ..This study was designed to analyze the characteristics and the quality of reporting of randomized, controlled trials published during the last ten years on fecal incontinence...
  17. pmc Specialist nurses in gastroenterology
    Christine Norton
    St Mark s Hospital, Northwick Park, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex HA1 3UJ, UK
    J R Soc Med 95:331-5. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment of constipation and fecal incontinence in stroke patients: randomized controlled trial
    Danielle Harari
    Department of Aging and Health, St Thomas Hospital, 9th Floor, North Wing, Lambeth Palace Rd, London SE1 7EH, UK
    Stroke 35:2549-55. 2004
    ..This is the first randomized controlled trial to evaluate treatment of constipation and fecal incontinence in stroke survivors...
  19. doi request reprint Editorial comment re: Sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence and constipation in adults: a short version Cochrane review
    Christine Norton
    Neurourol Urodyn 27:154. 2008
  20. ncbi request reprint A patient-centered approach to developing a comprehensive symptom and quality of life assessment of anal incontinence
    Nikki Cotterill
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:82-7. 2008
    ..This study was designed to identify question items required for a comprehensive symptom and quality of life assessment for individuals with anal incontinence...
  21. ncbi request reprint St. Mark's incontinence score
    Yasuko Maeda
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:2252. 2007
  22. pmc Management of faecal incontinence in adults: summary of NICE guidance
    Christine Norton
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, London
    BMJ 334:1370-1. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Contribution of specialist nurses in managing patients with IBD
    Lisa Younge
    St Mark s Hospital and Burdett Institute of Gastrointestinal Nursing, King s College London
    Br J Nurs 16:208-12. 2007
    ..There is no known medical cure for either condition, and surgery often involves stoma formation and, therefore, has major implications for the patient in terms of management and body image...
  24. ncbi request reprint Randomized, controlled trial of anal electrical stimulation for fecal incontinence
    Christine Norton
    Burdett Institute of Gastrointestinal Nursing, St Mark s Hospital, Harrow, and Florence Nightingale School of Nursing, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:190-6. 2006
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  25. ncbi request reprint The master's degree in gastrointestinal nursing in the United Kingdom
    Christine Norton
    Gastroenterol Nurs 28:433-4. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint The problem of incontinence is still with us
    Christine Norton
    J Adv Nurs 53:496-7. 2006