ISCoS Webinar: Reflecting on the past, Planning for the future

Lähettäjä Wellspect Suomi, 4.2.2022

We are honoured to have been invited to join the International Spinal Cord Injury Society (ISCoS) in the second episode of their webinar series: 'SCI Care: What really matters'.

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Aihe: ISCoS, spinal cord injury (SCI)

What tools are available for management of Lower Anterior Resection Syndrome - LARS

Lähettäjä Wellspect Suomi, 21.1.2022

To address the lack of a standardized approach for the management of LARS, a bowel management program, called BOREAL, was developed and evaluated in this study, aiming to highlight the acceptability, feasibility and effectiveness of timely assessment and treatment of LARS.

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Aihe: Low Anterior Resection Syndrome (LARS), transanal irrigation (TAI), bowel management

Researching the effects of delayed toilet training with Wellspect's ESPUN study grant

Lähettäjä Wellspect Suomi, 16.12.2021

Wellspect supports evidence-based research and practice in the field of continence care, and sponsors the annual ESPUN study grant. Tinne Van Aggelpoel is the latest winner, and we present the outcome of her study in the field of pediactric bladder and bowel management.

Tinne Van Aggelpoel is a pelvic floor physiotherapist working at Antwerp University Hospital, UZA, Belgium (Universitair Ziekenhuis Antwerpen) under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Alexandra Vermandel, and the latest winner of the ESPUN study grant. Tinne’s research field is the study of toilet training in healthy children, and the effects of delayed training  for children left in diapers longer than necessary. Tinne recently defended her PhD thesis on this topic, with a focus on the investigation of the possible influencing factors, and the implementation of new toilet training methods.

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The importance of patient-centred care in neurogenic bladder and bowel movement

Lähettäjä Wellspect Suomi, 14.12.2021

We are excited to be joining ISCoS on the launch of their first webinar episode, which builds upon their existing podcast series "SCI Care: What Really Matters". 

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Aihe: ISCoS

How to treat LARS?

Lähettäjä Wellspect Suomi, 18.11.2021

This study represents a randomized controlled trial to compare transanal irrigation with posterior tibial nerve stimulation in the management of severe Low Anterior Resection Syndrome (LARS).

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Aihe: transanal irrigation (TAI), Low Anterior Resection Syndrome (LARS) Share, bowel management