Abstract 141 Table 1
ParametersPre-TESPost-TESp-value
Soiling (days/week)4.6±2.40.7±1.1<0.0001 (paired t-test)
Defecation (bowel action/week)1.6±1.63.5±1.9<0.0001 (paired t-test)
Abdominal pain (days/week)1.7±1.90.2±0.5<0.0001 (paired t-test)
Laxative useNo laxative - 2 On laxative - 60Stopped laxative - 15 Reduced laxative - 30 Same laxative - 15 Remained with no laxative - 2<0.01 (Pearson Chi-square)
Gastrointestinal transit index10.8±1.611.6±1.6<0.002 (paired t-test)