Intervention Protocol

Fiber and bulking agents for the treatment of chronic constipation

  1. Kashmira S Nanji1,*,
  2. Bilal Ahmed2,
  3. Safia Awan3,
  4. Waris Qidwai1,
  5. Saeed Hamid3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders Group

Published Online: 15 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009656

How to Cite

Nanji KS, Ahmed B, Awan S, Qidwai W, Hamid S. Fiber and bulking agents for the treatment of chronic constipation (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD009656. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009656.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Aga Khan University Hospital, Department of Family Medicine, Karachi, Pakistan

  2. 2

    Aga Khan University Hospital, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Medicine, Karachi, Pakistan

  3. 3

    Aga Khan University Hospital, Department of Medicine, Karachi, Pakistan

*Kashmira S Nanji, Department of Family Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, Stadium Road, PO Box 3500, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan. kashmira.nanji@aku.edu. kashmira.nanji@gmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 15 FEB 2012

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

The primary objective is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of fiber and bulking agents for the treatment of chronic constipation.