Random control trial of hot compresses for women those who used laxatives on severity of constipation and quality of life.
School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan.
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Japan journal of nursing science : JJNS
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The lumbar application of a 40°C hot compresses in female adults with constipation improved their conditions of defecation and QOL, even though it did not reduce the amount of laxatives.
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