Expert Video - What are the latest non-drug management interventions for chronic constipation?

Expert gastroenterologist Dr. Satish Rao reviews the latest non-drug management interventions for chronic constipation in adults. He discusses the use of sacral neuromodulation and interferential current therapy for treating chronic constipation. Dr. Rao emphasizes that there are several treatment options for chronic constipation and the critical step is to identify the mechanisms causing constipation, in order to find a solution and help the majority of patients.

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