Professional - Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Stress

Drossman DA. Psychosocial Factors and the Disorders of GI Function: What is the Link? American Journal of Gastroenterology. 99(2): 358-60, 2004.

Drossman DA, Whitehead WE, Toner BB, et al. "What determines severity among patients with painful functional bowel disorders?" American Journal of Gastroenterology. 95(4): 974-80, 2000.

Elsenbruch S. Abdominal pain in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: a review of putative psychological, neural and neuro-immune mechanisms. Brain Behav Immun. 25(3):386-94, 2011.

Lea R, Whorwell PJ. "Psychological influences on the irritable bowel syndrome." Minerva Medicica. 95(5):443-50. 2004.

Murray CD, Flynn J, Ratcliffe L, Jacyna MR, et al. "Effect of acute physical and psychological stress on gut autonomic innervation in irritable bowel syndrome." Gastroenterology. 127(6):1695-703, 2004.

Naliboff BD, Kim SE, Bolus R, et al. Gastrointestinal and psychological mediators of health-related quality of life in IBS and IBD: a structural equation modeling analysis. Am J Gastroenterol. 107(3):451-9, 2012.

O'Malley D, Quigley EM, Dinan TG, Cryan JF. Do interactions between stress and immune responses lead to symptom exacerbations in irritable bowel syndrome? Brain Behav Immun. 25(7):1333-41, 2011.

Posserud I, Agerforz P, Ekman R, Bjornsson ES,et al. "Altered visceral perceptual and neuroendocrine response in patients with irritable bowel syndrome during mental stress." Gut. 53(8):1102-8, 2004.

Ringel Y, Whitehead WE, Toner BB, et al. "Sexual and physical abuse are not associated with rectal hypersensitivity in patients with irritable bowel syndrome." Gut. 53(6): 838-42, 2004