Irritable bowel syndrome and health-related quality of life: a population-based study in Calgary, Alberta.

@article{Li2003IrritableBS,
  title={Irritable bowel syndrome and health-related quality of life: a population-based study in Calgary, Alberta.},
  author={Feng Xiao Li and Scott B. Patten and Robert J. Hilsden and Lloyd R. Sutherland},
  journal={Canadian journal of gastroenterology = Journal canadien de gastroenterologie},
  year={2003},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={
          259-63
        }
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of nonclinical samples of people with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in Canada. In a pilot survey, the impact of IBS on HRQOL using a population-based, urban sample was examined. METHODS A random sample of Calgary residents (18 years of age or older), selected by random digit dialing (n=1521), completed a structured questionnaire including ROME II Criteria and Medical Outcomes Study Short-Form 12-Item Health Survey… CONTINUE READING

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