Journal article

Factors relating to hospitalisation and economic burden of paediatric constipation in the state of Victoria, Australia, 2002-2009

Humaira Ansari, Zahid Ansari, Tracy Lim, John M Hutson, Bridget R Southwell

Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health | WILEY | Published : 2014


Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to acknowledge the Victorian Department of Health in providing us with the necessary data for this research and for checking and approving the final manuscript. Dr B. Southwell was supported by an NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship. H. Ansari performed this study as a 4th-year student as part of her research training (Advanced Medical Studies) for her medical degree at University of Melbourne. Ethics approval Royal Children's Hospital CA2179 and HREC 33059A. This study was performed at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and was supported by the Victorian Government Operational Infrastructural Support Program.