AWARENESS AND KNOWLEDGE OF COLORECTAL CANCER: IMPLICATIONS FOR FUTURE COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING PROGRAMMES
- Irritable bowel syndrome and the incidence of colorectal neoplasia: a prospective cohort study with community-based screened population in Taiwan. Chang, H-C; Yen, A M-F; Fann, J C-Y; Chiu, S Y-H; Liao, C-S; Chen, H-H; Yang, K-C; Chen, L-S; Lin, Y-M // British Journal of Cancer;1/6/2015, Vol. 112 Issue 1, p171
Background:We aim to report the prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and elucidate the influence of IBS on the incidence of colorectal neoplasm through a community-screening-based, longitudinal follow-up study.Methods:We enroled 39 384 community residents aged 40 years or older who had...
- Evaluation of Patients Who Meet Clinical Criteria for Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Tolliver, Beth A.; Herrera, Jorge L.; DiPalma, Jack A. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb1994, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p176
Objective: To determine which test would yield the most useful clinical data in evaluation of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Methods: One hundred ninety-six patients who met the International Congress of Gastroenterology criteria for irritable bowel syndrome were prospectively evaluated with...
- Functional Bowel Disorders Without Tears. Dworken, Harvey J. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Nov80, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p776
Editorial. Reveals that gastrointestinal symptoms occurred in British adults with functional bowel disorders. Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome; Information on procedures that must be followed when persons with symptoms of functional bowel disorders are detected in medical screening programs.
- Utility of the Rome I and Rome II criteria for irritable bowel syndrome in U.S. women. Chey, William D.; Olden, Kevin; Carter, Eric; Boyle, John; Drossman, Douglas; Chang, Lin // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov2002, Vol. 97 Issue 11, p2803
OBJECTIVES:Using interview data from a large, community-based sample of American women, we assessed the lifetime prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) using questions consistent with the Rome II criteria, determined the sensitivity of Rome I and II in women diagnosed with IBS by their...
- Managing irritable bowel syndrome. Horwitz, Brenda L.; Lembo, Anthony J.; Whitehead, William E. // Patient Care for the Nurse Practitioner;Feb2003, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p5
The article focuses on the diagnosis and management of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). The syndrome is suggested by the presence of lower abdominal pain associated with disordered defecation that is not caused by structural or metabolic abnormalities. Elicit any personal or family history of...
- The diversity of inflammatory bowel disease: beyond the gut. // Gastrointestinal Nursing;May2012, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p22
Information about several issues and challenges, encountered by nurses in daily practice, discussed at the 7th National inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) Nurse Symposium, held by Ferring Pharmaceuticals on the 6-7th December 2011 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham,...
- What's Hot in the Red Journal This Month. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jan2012, Vol. 107 Issue 1, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including hepatocellular carcinoma in diabetic patients, chronic constipation in old age, and the allergic factors that can worsen diarrheic irritable bowel syndrome.
- What's Hot in the Red Journal This Month. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2013, Vol. 108 Issue 7, p1021
An introduction to a section of the periodical is presented which include articles related to nonpolypoid colorectal neoplasms (NP-CRNs), irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and treatment of Achalasia.
- Letters. // Annals of Internal Medicine;12/15/92, Vol. 117 Issue 12, p1056
Comments on several issues related to the field of medicine. Diagnosis of the irritable bowel syndrome; Case study on acromegaly and pituitary carcinoma; Diciofenac-induced isolated myonecrosis and the Nicolau syndrome.