HJ: Those features important in deciding if faecal impaction rather than acute obstruction? RT: Yes HJ: Wld difference between chronic constipation and acute obstruction be recorded; did you ever say to the carers it was an acute obstruction RT: No, I’d never leave patient

HJ: Those features important in deciding if faecal impaction rather than acute obstruction? RT: Yes HJ: Wld difference between chronic constipation and acute obstruction be recorded; did you ever say to the carers it was an acute obstruction RT: No, I’d never leave patient