Overview of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

3/16/01


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Overview of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS Clinical Subgroups

IBS Clinical Subgroups

Rome II Criteria for IBS

Epidemiology of IBS in US (15% to 20% of Population)

Prevalence of Disorders in US

IBS Symptoms Reduce Patient Well Being

Medical Costs Associated With IBS

Impact of IBS on Work

Pathophysiology of IBS: A Biopsychosocial Disorder

Multiple Medications Are Used to Treat IBS

New Treatment Paradigm for C-IBS

Author: Helen Gibson