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Effect of Autogenic Training on General Improvement in Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Autogenic training (AT) is a useful and comprehensive relaxation technique. However, no studies have investigated the effects of AT on irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). In this study we tested theExpand
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Validation of the Japanese version of the Rome II modular questionnaire and irritable bowel syndrome severity index
BackgroundInstruments for measuring the presence and severity of specific irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) symptoms, comparable to those used in Western countries, have been lacking in Japan. The aimExpand
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Translation and validation of a Japanese version of the irritable bowel syndrome-quality of life measure (IBS-QOL-J)
AimsTo compare quality of life (QOL) for patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) between the U.S. and Japan, it is indispensable to develop common instruments. The IBS-QOL, which is widely usedExpand
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Effects of personality traits on the manifestations of irritable bowel syndrome
ObjectivePrevious studies have reported that patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) show high neuroticism. However, the precise association between the IBS subtypes and the degree ofExpand
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High Prevalence of Irritable Bowel Syndrome in Medical Outpatients in Japan
Background and Goals The prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) among Japanese patients who visit hospitals departments of internal medicine is thought to be high. However, no clear statisticalExpand
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Validation of the Japanese version of comorbid conditions questionnaire (CCQ-J) and recent physical symptoms questionnaire (RPSQ-J).
OBJECTIVE The comorbid conditions questionnaire (CCQ) and the recent physical symptoms questionnaire (RPSQ) have been validated in the US for the evaluation of comorbid physical conditions inExpand
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Effects of Continuous Education Using Problem-based Learning Tutorial Systems: A Quantitative Text Analysis of Students’ Questionnaire Responses: —学生アンケートの計量テキスト分析—
[Purpose] To examine the effects and challenges of education using problem-based learning (PBL) tutorial systems, as well as changes in students’ learning behavior. [Subjects and Methods] A freeExpand
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