Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not perform manual evacuation of the bowel under anaesthesia unless optimum treatment with oral and rectal medications has failed.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not perform manual evacuation of the bowel under anaesthesia unless optimum treatment with oral and rectal medications has failed.
Interventions:
manual evacuation of the bowel

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Constipation in children and young people (CG99)
Published date:
May 2010
Paragraph number:
1.4.7
Page number:
24

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