Dealing with Chronic Constipation, Information for General Practitioners

The Bowel Interest Group (BIG), has published a new information pack for General Practices on managing chronic constipation through key therapeutic stages, ensuring that patients are not left for long periods with treatments that are not working.

The  information pack summarises key research on constipation and treatment options and combines them into a simple diagram to help provide a best practice pathway for general practice in its recognition, treatment and point of escalation of the available therapies for chronic constipation.