Chewing gum speeds recovery time after elective colectomy.

  • Published 2006 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…

Abstract

Chewing gum speeds recovery after elective open colon sigmoid resection by stimulating bowel motility and decreasing postoperative obstruction or ileus, American researchers found. 

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@article{2006ChewingGS, title={Chewing gum speeds recovery time after elective colectomy.}, author={}, journal={Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)}, year={2006}, volume={20 36}, pages={20} }