Resources

  • References


    Alonso-Coello P, Guyatt G, Heels-Ansdell D, et al. Laxatives for the treatment of hemorrhoids.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev
    . 2005;(4):CD004649.


    Altomare DF, Rinaldi M, La Torre F, et al. Red hot chili pepper and hemorrhoids: the explosion of a myth: results of a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial.
    Dis Colon Rectum
    . 2006;49:1018-1023.


    Hemorrhoids. American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons website. Available at:
    http://www.fascrs.org/patients/conditions/hemorrhoids/
    .
    Updated October 2012. Accessed May 30, 2013.


    Hemorrhoids. EBSCO DynaMed website.
    Available at:
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    . Updated March 21, 2013. Accessed May 30, 2013.


    Hemorrhoids. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse website. Available at:
    http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/hemorrhoids/index.aspx
    . Updated April 30, 2012. Accessed May 30, 2013.


    Jayaraman S, Colquhoun PH, Malthaner RA. Stapled versus conventional surgery for hemorrhoids.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev
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  • Resources

    American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

    http://www.fascrs.org

    National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse

    http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    The Canadian Association of Gastroenterology

    http://www.cag-acg.org

    The College of Family Physicians of Canada

    http://www.cfpc.ca