Constipation: Prevention and Treatment

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Lecture Overview

Constipation is prevalent among aged care residents due to factors such as dietary changes, an increasingly sedentary lifestyle and forgetting to drink water throughout the day. In this lecture, pharmacist Dr Jenny Gowan provides an overview of constipation management, looking at both pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical strategies.
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CPD29m of CPD
First Published04 December 2022
Updated04 December 2022
Expires
04 December 2024
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Topics
Clinical Assessment
Primary Health
Preventative Health
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Residential Aged Care