Resources

  • References

    Abdominal adhesions. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases website. Available at:
    http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/intestinaladhesions/index.aspx. Updated September 11, 2013. Accessed February 7, 2014.

    Baron TH. Acute colonic obstruction. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2007(17)2:323-329.

    Bonin EA, Baron TH.
    Update on the indications and use of colonic stents.
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2010;12(5):374-382.


    Intestinal pseudo-obstruction. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases website. Available at:
    http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/intestinalpo. Updated April 30, 2012. Accessed February 7, 2014.

    Kulaylat MN, Doerr RJ. Small bowel obstruction. Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK6873. Published 2001. Accessed February 7, 2014.


    National Cancer Institute.
    Gastrointestinal complications (PDQ): health professionals. National Cancer Institute website.
    Available at:
    http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/supportivecare/gastrointestinalcomplications/healthprofessional. Updated September 10, 2013. Accessed February 7, 2014.

    Small bowel obstruction. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated September 3, 2013. Accessed February 7, 2014.

    4/7/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance. http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Katz DS, Baker ME, et al. Suspected small bowel obstruction. American College of Radiology (ACR) Appropriateness Criteria. Available at: http://www.acr.org/~/media/832F100277004BC69A8C818C7C9BFF33.pdf. Updated 2013.

  • Resources

    National Cancer Institute

    http://www.cancer.gov

    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

    http://www.niddk.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Association of Gastroenterology

    http://www.cag-acg.org

    Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada

    http://www.ccfc.ca