The impact of anorectal biofeedback therapy on the quality of life of patients with dyssynergic defecation


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Sahin M., DOĞAN İ., Cengiz M., Unal S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.26, no.2, pp.140-144, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tjg.2015.4689
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.140-144
  • Keywords: Constipation, anorectal, biofeedback, quality of life, RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED-TRIAL, PELVIC FLOOR DYSSYNERGIA, FUNCTIONAL CONSTIPATION, TRANSIT CONSTIPATION, DISORDERS, SUPERIOR
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/Aims: Dyssynergic defecation is a common health problem affecting the quality of life of patients adversely. We aimed to evaluate the impact of biofeedback therapy on the quality of life of constipated patients due to dyssynergic defecation.