Constipation in children and young people - quality standard (QS62)

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - NICE
Publication date:
13 May 2014


This quality standard covers the diagnosis and management of constipation of unknown cause in babies, children and young people (from birth to 18 years). It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement.

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