The Manitoba IBD Cohort Study: A Population-Based Study of the Prevalence of Lifetime and 12-Month Anxiety and Mood Disorders

@article{Walker2008TheMI,
  title={The Manitoba IBD Cohort Study: A Population-Based Study of the Prevalence of Lifetime and 12-Month Anxiety and Mood Disorders},
  author={John R Walker and Jason P Ediger and Lesley Graff and Jay M Greenfeld and Ian P. Clara and Lisa M. Lix and Patricia Rawsthorne and Norine Miller and Linda Rogala and Cory M McPhail and Charles N Bernstein},
  journal={The American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2008},
  volume={103},
  pages={1989-1997}
}
BACKGROUNDG AND AIMS: ven the impact of anxiety and mood disorders on health, it is important to consider these disorders in persons with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). We assessed the prevalence of anxiety and mood disorders in a population-based IBD cohort.METHODS:A structured diagnostic interview was administered to participants in the cohort (N = 351), and rates were compared to age-, gender-, and region-matched controls drawn from a national survey (N = 779).RESULTS: A comparison of… CONTINUE READING