Clinical practice guidelines for elderly people with constipation in Taiwan

S.C. Yang, C.C. Lin, E.C. Shin, Y.C. Leng, C.F. Liu & F.M. Lin
Background: Constipation is highly prevalent (about 50% ~ 88%) and also a common health problem in elderly people. The physiological and psychological health of the elderly people are depressed by the constipation problem. Thus, the quality of life of the elderly people also is decreased.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]