Utility of the Rome I and Rome II criteria for irritable bowel syndrome in U.S. women

@article{Chey2002UtilityOT,
  title={Utility of the Rome I and Rome II criteria for irritable bowel syndrome in U.S. women},
  author={William D. Chey and Kevin W. Olden and Eric Carter and John Boyle and Douglas A. Drossman and Lin Chang},
  journal={American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2002},
  volume={97},
  pages={2803-2811}
}
OBJECTIVE:Using interview data from a large, community-based sample of American women, we assessed the lifetime prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) using questions consistent with the Rome II criteria, determined the sensitivity of Rome I and II in women diagnosed with IBS by their community physician, and identified whether there are differences in the patients identified by Rome I versus II.METHODS:A geographically diverse national probability sample of women diagnosed with IBS was… CONTINUE READING

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