An Evidence-Based Position Statement on the Management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

@article{Brandt2009AnEP,
  title={An Evidence-Based Position Statement on the Management of Irritable Bowel Syndrome},
  author={L. Brandt and W. Chey and A. Foxx-Orenstein and L. Schiller and P. Schoenfeld and B. Spiegel and N. Talley and E. Quigley},
  journal={The American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2009},
  volume={104},
  pages={S1-S35}
}
  • L. Brandt, W. Chey, +5 authors E. Quigley
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • The American Journal of Gastroenterology
  • IBS is characterized by abdominal discomfort associated with altered bowel function; structural and biochemical abnormalities are absent. e pathophysiology of IBS is multifactorial and of intense recent interest, largely because of the possibility of developing targeted therapies. As IBS is one of the most common disorders managed by gastroenterologists and primary care physicians, this monograph was developed to educate physicians about its epidemiology, diagnostic approach, and treatments. e… CONTINUE READING

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