The Effect of Hypnosis on Systemic and Rectal Mucosal Measures of Inflammation in Ulcerative Colitis

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OBJECTIVES:Hypnotherapy is effective in several diseases with a psychosomatic component. Our aim was to study the effects of one session of hypnosis on the systemic and rectal mucosal inflammatory responses in patients with active ulcerative colitis (UC).METHODS:In total, 17 patients with active UC underwent a 50-min session of gut-focused hypnotherapy… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2008.01845.x

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