S S Rao

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory 24-h colonic manometry in healthy humans
    S S Rao
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Research Center, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 280:G629-39. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Altered periodic rectal motor activity: a mechanism for slow transit constipation
    S S Rao
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 13:591-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Dyssynergic defecation
    S S Rao
    Section of Neurogastroenterology, Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 30:97-114. 2001

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory 24-h colonic manometry in healthy humans
    S S Rao
    Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Research Center, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 280:G629-39. 2001
    ..The colon exhibits a wide spectrum of pressure activity around the clock, with gender and regional differences and circadian rhythm. This comprehensive study provides qualitative and quantitative normative data for colonic manometry...
  2. ncbi request reprint Altered periodic rectal motor activity: a mechanism for slow transit constipation
    S S Rao
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 13:591-8. 2001
    ..In addition to decreased colonic motility, this excessive and unco-ordinated phasic rectal activity may further impede stool transport and contribute to the pathogenesis of slow transit constipation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dyssynergic defecation
    S S Rao
    Section of Neurogastroenterology, Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 30:97-114. 2001
    ..Further refinements in diagnostic criteria and in rehabilitation therapy programs should facilitate better diagnosis and treatment of patients with dyssynergic defecation...