THE EFFECTS OF OSTEOPATHIC TREATMENT ON CONSTIPATION IN CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL PALSY: A PILOT STUDY


Tarsuslu T., Bol H., ŞİMŞEK İ. E., Toylan I. E., ÇAM S.

JOURNAL OF MANIPULATIVE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL THERAPEUTICS, vol.32, no.8, pp.648-653, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2009.08.016
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF MANIPULATIVE AND PHYSIOLOGICAL THERAPEUTICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.648-653
  • Keywords: Osteopathic Medicine, Constipation, Cerebral Palsy, Abdominal Pain, GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS, FIBER GLUCOMANNAN, ABDOMINAL MASSAGE, COLONIC TRANSIT, RELIABILITY, PREVALENCE, MEDICINE, BLADDER, IMPACT, SCALE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Objective: This pilot study was designed to investigate the effectiveness of osteopathic treatment in children with cerebral palsy and chronic constipation.