Fecal Incontinence: Diagnosis and Treatment
- Binding: Hardcover
- Publish Date: 2007-07-20
Fecal incontinence is a common and embarrassing condition with a devastating impact on patientsâ lives. Since it may result from a variety of pathophysiological situations, an accurate diagnostic work-up is crucial. A range of therapies is available, but choosing the correct option is pivotal to successful management. This book reviews the latest advances in the epidemiologic, socio-economic, psychological, diagnostic, and therapeutic aspects of fecal incontinence, helping to establish effective treatment guidelines.