Predictors of Patient-Assessed Illness Severity in Irritable Bowel Syndrome

@article{Spiegel2008PredictorsOP,
  title={Predictors of Patient-Assessed Illness Severity in Irritable Bowel Syndrome},
  author={Brennan M. R. Spiegel and Amy M Strickland and Bruce D. Naliboff and Emeran A. Mayer and Lin Chang},
  journal={The American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2008},
  volume={103},
  pages={2536-2543}
}
BACKGROUND:Conceptual models suggest that “irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) severity” is a multidimensional outcome that is related to, yet distinct from, health-related quality of life (HRQOL). Existing severity questionnaires are largely based on physician rather than patient-based ratings. Since severity is a patient-centered outcome, it is essential that future instruments are based on patients' self-perceptions of severity. We measured patient-derived predictors of severity in a large cohort… CONTINUE READING

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