The Bowel Book

The Bowel Book


The Bowel Book is the complete collection of Your Core PT handouts on bowel health; from constipation, fecal incontinence and posterior wall prolapse…we’ve got you covered! Save yourself time creating handouts and boost education, professionalism and efficiency in your practice!

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The Bowel Book is a collection of patient education handouts on bowel health for the medical practitioner. Designed with the pelvic therapist in mind, these professional, evidence-based handouts cover bladder conditions and conservative treatment measures associated with pelvic floor dysfunction including constipation, fecal urgency and incontinence, posterior wall prolapse, diet, caring for hemorrhoids, fissures and more. Rewriting patient handouts is time consuming; The Bowel Book provides consistent content that builds on important concepts important to pelvic health will help your patients digest the information, implement it at home, and return to therapy ready to make the next step. This setup for efficient care means better outcomes for your patients and more referrals to your practice.

Handouts include:

·        Medication Consultation Form

·        Bristol Stool Chart

·        Bowel Intake Form

·        Bowel Diary

·        Consumption History

·        Fiber Chart

·        Relieving Constipation with Diet

·        Move-It Recipes

·        The Gut Microbiome and Constipation

·        Medications that Cause Constipation

·        Bowel Massage

·        Constipation: Feel the urge? Don’t Delay!

·        Stress and Constipation

·        Helpful Bathroom Habits

·        Exercises for constipation

·        Tips for Travel

·        Constipation and Pelvic Floor Incoordination

·        Self-Acupressure for Constipation

·        Meditation: Body Scan with Cleansing Breaths

·        Meditation: Tense & Release

·        Meditation: Visualizations

·        How to Bulk Stool with Diet

·        Fecal Seepage & Smearing

·        Passive Fecal Incontinence

·        Fecal Urgency

·        Overflow Fecal Incontinence

·        Gas Incontinence

·        Fecal Incontinence and Cognitive Impairment

·        Medications that cause fecal incontinence

·        Pelvic Brace for Fecal Incontinence

·        Pelvic Floor HEP for Fecal Incontinence

·        Strengthening Exercises for Fecal Incontinence (laying down)

·        Standing Gluteal Strengthening Exercises

·        Skin Care and Fecal Incontinence

·        Healing Anal Fissures

·        Caring for Hemorrhoids

·        Rectocele & Prolapse

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