Scientific article

Les stomies digestives : indications, complications, prise en charge pré et postopératoire

Published inRevue médicale suisse, vol. 1, no. 10, p. 708-709,711-4,717-8
Publication date2005

The aim of this review is to present the management and indications of intestinal stomas. A stoma induces a body image alteration with important familial and social consequences. A preoperative visit to the stoma nurse prevents technical and/or psychological complications. Stoma nurses, surgeons and general practionners work together to help the patient in his/her new life. New stoma devices have also contributed to improve quality of life. Social and sexual activity can be maintain despite intestinal stoma with appropriate education.

  • Enterostomy/adverse effects/methods/rehabilitation
  • Humans
  • Postoperative Care
  • Preoperative Care
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SORAVIA, Claudio, BEYELER, Sonia, LATAILLADE, Laurence. Les stomies digestives : indications, complications, prise en charge pré et postopératoire. In: Revue médicale suisse, 2005, vol. 1, n° 10, p. 708–709,711–4,717–8.
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