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Constipation: Assessment and Treatment Get help

Welcome to the Nursing Times Learning online training course on assessment and treatment of constipation.

This unit is one of many online courses for nurses available from Nursing Times Learning.

It will teach you how to:
  • Describe the burden of chronic constipation on adult patients and healthcare services
  • Take a patient history in a patient with constipation
  • Diagnose and manage chronic constipation
  • Explain the pathophysiology of chronic constipation
  • List the symptoms that inform diagnosis of chronic constipation
  • Describe the first and second-line management options, based on diagnosis and national guidelines

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