Lower Gastrointestinal Disorders

Daniel L. Worthley, Graeme P. Young, Robert J. Fraser

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPrescribing for Elderly Patients
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9780470024287
Publication statusPublished - 2 Apr 2009


  • Diarrhoea and faecal incontinence
  • Diverticulosis
  • Drug metabolism of thioguanines and role of thiopurine s-methyltransferase
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Lower gastrointestinal disorders
  • Mesenteric ischaemia
  • Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO)
  • Thiopurine s-methyltransferase (TPMT) tool in patients likely to develop thioguanine related myelosuppression

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Worthley, D. L., Young, G. P., & Fraser, R. J. (2009). Lower Gastrointestinal Disorders. In Prescribing for Elderly Patients (pp. 301-320). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470017975.ch28