Motility Education Day 2018 Recap

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Presentation being made during Motility Education Day Motility Education Day 2018 was held on April 22, 2018. The topic for the discussion was Straining for Understanding: Managing and Coping with Constipation and Encopresis.

Sponsored by the Suzi and Scott Lustgarten Center for GI Motility at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), the day provided families with information on many constipation concerns including pathophysiology, diagnosis and management, including dietary and psychological management.

Contact: Natalie Solimeo, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 267-426-6246 or

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