Search for dissertations about: "Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 swedish dissertations containing the words Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS.

  1. 1. Irritable Bowel Syndrome Diagnostic Symptom Criteria and Impact of Rectal Distensions on Cortisol and Electrodermal Activity

    University dissertation from Institutionen för molekylär och klinisk medicin

    Author : Susanna Walter; Olof Hallböök; Göran Bodemar; Magnus Simrén; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS ; diarrhoea- and constipation-predominant; stress; nervous; cortisol; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Internal medicine Gastroenterology; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Invärtesmedicin Gastroenterologi;

    Abstract : In a population prevalence questionnaire study we demonstrated that constipation and fecal incontinence are common problems in the general Swedish population with a similar magnitude as in other Western countries. 95.6% of the population had between three bowel movements per day and three per week. READ MORE

  2. 2. Irritable Bowel Syndrome Studies of central pathophysiological mechanisms and effects of treatment

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Mats Lowén; Susanna Walter; Magnus Ström; Maria Engström; Sigrid Elsenbruch; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background and aimsIrritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common gastrointestinal disorder characterized by abdominal pain and altered bowel habits. The societal costs of the disorder are significant, as are its negative effects on quality of life. READ MORE

  3. 3. Microbe-host interactions in post-infectious irritable bowel syndrome

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Johanna Sundin; Robert Jan Brummer; Elisabeth Hultgren-Hörnqvist; Velmurugesan Arulampalam; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; IBS; PI-IBS; Intestinal; Mucosa; Lymphocyte; Microbiota; Bacteria; Cytokine; Addaptive immune response; IL-13; Medicin; Medicine;

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  4. 4. Irritable bowel syndrome diagnosed in primary care Occurrence, treatment and impact on everyday life

    University dissertation from Institutionen för hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Åshild Olsen Faresjö; Ingemar Åkerlind; Ewa Grodzinsky; Toomas Timpka; Gunnel Hensing; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Irritable bowel syndrome IBS ; occurence; treatment; psychosocial factors; psychological factors; working conditions; gender; health-related qualtity of life HRQOL ; MEDICINE Social medicine; MEDICIN Socialmedicin;

    Abstract : Background: IBS is the most common functional gastrointestinal disorders and affects approximately 10-20 % of the general population and is widespread in all societies and socio-economic groups. Although the disorder does not have a life-threatening course, it still seriously affects the patients in their everyday life. READ MORE

  5. 5. Peripheral and central factors in the pathophysiology of irritable bowel syndrome

    University dissertation from Institutionen för hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Iris Posserud; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; irritable bowel syndrome IBS ; visceral perception; rectal perception; visceral hypersensitivity; gastrointestinal symptoms; hypervigilance; selective attention; stress; small intestinal bacterial overgrowth; rectal barostat; small bowel motility; gastrointestinal dysmotility;

    Abstract : Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorder characterized by abdominal pain and/or discomfort together with abnormal bowel habits. The pathophysiology is complex and incompletely understood. READ MORE