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Current Topics in Faecal Incontinence

Edited by John Camilleri-Brennan

Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Faecal incontinence is a highly prevalent condition that continues to have an impact on the activities of daily living of both men and women worldwide. This book, Current Topics in Faecal Incontinence, provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of some specialist areas in the diagnosis and management of this condition. The topics that are discussed include the evaluation of faecal incontinence, quality of life, faecal incontinence in autoimmune disease and in obstructive defaecation, anal implants, and biosphincters. This book is an invaluable resource for physicians, surgeons, nurses, and allied healthcare professionals who seek to expand and refresh their knowledge in this field, as well as a source of excellent information for those preparing for professional examinations.

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Current Topics in Faecal IncontinenceEdited by John Camilleri-Brennan

Published: April 29th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77679

ISBN: 978-1-78984-326-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-325-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-328-5

Copyright year: 2020

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4931 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. Introductory Chapter: Challenges in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Faecal Incontinence

By John Camilleri-Brennan


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2. Comprehensive Clinical Approach to Fecal Incontinence

By Kasaya Tantiphlachiva


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3. Quality of Life Considerations on Fecal Incontinence

By Arantxa Muñoz Duyos and Yolanda Ribas


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4. Assessment and Treatment of Obstructed Defecation Syndrome

By Dimitrios Linardoutsos


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5. Faecal Incontinence and Autoimmune Diseases

By Batool Mutar Mahdi

Erratum - Faecal Incontinence and Autoimmune Diseases

By Batool Mutar Mahdi

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6. Anal Injectable and Implantable Bulking Agents for Faecal Incontinence

By John Camilleri-Brennan


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7. BioSphincter a Regenerative Medicine Approach to Treat FI

By Prabhash Dadhich and Khalil N. Bitar


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