Cognitive behavioural model of irritable bowel syndrome
- FUNCTIONAL HEMODYNAMICS OF THE COLON. Geber, William F. // Angiology;Aug1964, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p366
Focuses on the problem of the etiologic factors involved in the irritable colon syndrome, mucous colitis, and nonspecific ulcerative colitis. Measurement of the blood flow in the colon of dogs used in the study; Detection of the stability of colonic blood flow and pressure under control...
- A pilot open-labeled prospective randomized study between weekly and intensive treatment of granulocyte and monocyte adsorption apheresis for active ulcerative colitis. Sakuraba, Atsushi; Sato, Toshiro; Naganuma, Makoto; Morohoshi, Yuichi; Matsuoka, Katsuyoshi; Inoue, Nagamu; Takaishi, Hiromasa; Ogata, Haruhiko; Iwao, Yasushi; Hibi, Toshifumi // Journal of Gastroenterology;2008, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p51
Background. Recently, granulocyte and monocyte adsorption apheresis (GMA) has been shown to be effective for active ulcerative colitis (UC). Its original weekly treatment schedule is effective in about 70% of active UC. However, it takes about 3â€“4 weeks to achieve remission, and the...
- Homeopathic Approaches to Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Turner, Ronnie // Positive Health;Apr2008, Issue 146, p18
The article provides information on the underlying causative factors of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), along with an overview on its symptoms and treatment. It has been emphasized that IBS is not a disease, it is a functional disorder which means that the bowel failed to function correctly. Its...
- "Irritable Colon"--A Bad Term. Bassler, Anthony // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb1956, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p176
Comments on the effort to describe organ disturbance in the etiology and manifestation of diseases and disorders. Question on better and more scientific to clinical fact whether to use irritable or unstable colon on the differentiation of functional colon disorder; Importance of examination in...
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Health Care Seeking: Do We Pass Our Bad Habits Onto Our Children? Talley, Nicholas J. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb2000, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p340
Comments on the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a readily recognized symptom complex that costs the U.S. health care system billions of dollars annually. Etiology of IBS; Number of Americans who suffers with IBS; Information on the hypothesis that children of IBS sufferers learn a specific...
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome. // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 2nd edition;2002, p566
Presents information on a digestive disorder known as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Complications from IBS; Etiology of the disease; Nursing assessment and diagnosis; Treatment.
- Overlapping Conditions in Women With Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Heitkemper, Margaret; Jarrett, Monica // Urologic Nursing;Feb2005, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p25
Focuses on the direct and indirect costs of diagnosis and symptom management of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in the U.S. Treatment of the disorder; Quality of life of patients with IBS; Details on the etiology and pathophysiology of IBS along with its relation to other pelvic organ conditions.
- Olfactory and gustatory function in irritable bowel syndrome. Steinbach, Silke; Reindl, Wolfgang; Kessel, Claudia; Ott, Roland; Zahnert, Thomas; Hundt, Walter; Heinrich, Petra; Saur, Dieter; Huber, Wolfgang // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Jul2010, Vol. 267 Issue 7, p1081
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is the most common, functional disorder diagnosed by gastroenterologists. It is still unclear whether IBS has a central etiology, e.g., hyperreactivity of the brain, or a peripheral etiology, e.g., stimulation of olfactory/gustatory receptors on enterochromaffin...
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome. // New Harvard Guide to Women's Health;2004, p321
Provides clinical information on irritable bowel syndrome. Causes; People at risk of developing the condition; Clinical manifestations; Diagnosis and treatment options.