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Bowel program for regular bowel emptying  
Abstract:  Discusses training the bowels for regular emptying by following a daily routine including activity, diet, stool softeners, bulk enhancers, laxatives, and enemas and avoiding certain medications. Lists steps for self-administering a suppository. Gives warning signs for medical attention.
Author: Rehabilitation/8N
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 1992, March 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Rehabilitation/8N; 8N (Rehabilitation/8N); 8S (Rehab Medicine Clinic)
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Digestive System Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Laxatives; Enema; Bowel and Bladder Management
Language(s):  English; Spanish
Audience:  Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Easy
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #1557

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