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RCN issues guidance on bowel dysfunction

The Royal College of Nursing has published guidelines to help nursing staff understand the functions of the bowel and the need for appropriate assessment.

The guidance – Management of Lower Bowel Dysfunction, Including DRE and DRF – provides a review of lower bowel dysfunction in adults, digital rectal examination and guidance on the digital removal of faeces.

 

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