Effect of antidepressants and psychological therapies, including hypnotherapy, in irritable bowel syndrome: systematic review and meta-analysis. Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antidepressive Agents
  • Hypnosis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Psychotherapy

abstract

  • Antidepressants and some psychological therapies are effective treatments for IBS. Despite the considerable number of studies published in the intervening 5 years since we last examined this issue, the overall summary estimates of treatment effect have remained remarkably stable.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/ajg.2014.148

PubMed ID

  • 24935275

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1350

end page

  • 65; quiz 1366

volume

  • 109

number

  • 9