A cross-sectional study of constipation and laxative use in advanced cancer patients: Insights for revision of current practice

Secondary title: 
T2 - Supportive care in cancer
Short title: 
A cross-sectional study of constipation and laxative use in advanced cancer patients: Insights for revision of current practice
Authors: 
Cheng, C. W.
Kwok, A. O. L.
Bian, Z. X.
Tse, D. M. W.
Start page: 
149-56
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 5
Year: 
2013
Accession number: 
CN-00917259
Database: 
CENTRAL Issue 4 2014
Number: 
M1 - 1
ID: 
2845
DOI: 
10.1007/s00520-012-1504-x (link)
Notes: 
N1 - Journal: Article
Key words: 
adult // advanced cancer // aged // article // barium enema // bristol stool scale // Chinese herb // constipation/dt [Drug Therapy] // constipation/th [Therapy] // controlled clinical trial // controlled study // defecation disorder // defecation habit
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do