Cognitive-behaviour therapy as a treatment for irritable bowel syndrome: a pilot study.

@article{Boyce2000CognitivebehaviourTA,
  title={Cognitive-behaviour therapy as a treatment for irritable bowel syndrome: a pilot study.},
  author={Philip M. Boyce and James Gilchrist and Nicholas J Talley and Donna Rose},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry},
  year={2000},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={300-9}
}
OBJECTIVE The irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a chronic and often disabling functional bowel disorder. Psychological treatments, in particular cognitive and behavioural interventions, have been shown to be effective for this disorder. The aim of this study was to test the efficacy of a cognitive-behaviour program. METHOD Eight participants (seven female, one male) aged between 24 and 71 years, with a diagnosis of IBS according to the Rome criteria, were recruited from among the… CONTINUE READING
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