Other Information

Other Ostomy Information

If you are seeking further information on ostomies you may like to:

Contact a stoma care nurse - contact through your local hospital or community nursing service or contact another ostomate - Contacts details of Ostomy Societies can be found in the Ostomy Society section.

Also Read

NZ Ostomate Magazine - published by the federation of NZ Ostomy Societies and available free where you get ostomy supplies.

Ostomy International Magazine - The Ostomy International Magazine is no longer printed in hard copy but check the Magazine page for the link to the latest edition of IOA TODAY

For the person with Ostomy - produced by Stoma Care Nurses Interest Section NZNA

The Ostomy Book - by Barbara Dorr Mullen and Kerry Anne McGinn; published by Bull Publishing Co, PO Box 209 Palo Alto, California 94302.

Coping with an Ostomy - by Robert H Phillips, PhD; published by Avery Publishing Group, Wayne, New Jersey

Living with a Colostomy - by Margaret Schindler; published by Turnstone Press Ltd, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, UK.

The Ileostomy Book - edited by Sue Bosanko; published by the Ileostomy Association, Amblehurst House, Black Scotch Lane, Mansfield, Notts NG18 4PF, UK

The Crohn's Disease Ulcerative Colitis Fact Book - edited by Banks, Present, and Steiner; published by the National Foundation of Ileitis and Colitis, 444 Park Avenue South, New York NY10016.