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A randomised clinical trial of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for women with irritable bowel syndrome – effects and mechanisms

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Objective: Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a chronic disorder of brain-gut interaction. Previous studies suggest that mindfulness could be therapeutic for IBS patients, however no study has evaluated the effects of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy adapted for patients with IBS (MBCT-IBS). A 6-week MBCT-IBS course was designed to reduce symptoms and increase quality of life. This study aimed to evaluate the effects of MBCT-IBS and to investigate its therapeutic mechani...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1037/ccp0000483

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Sub department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author, Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-6659-3994
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Sub department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Sub department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Sub department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
More by this author
Division:
MSD
Role:
Author
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Journal:
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology More from this journal
Volume:
88
Issue:
4
Pages:
295-310
Publication date:
2020-04-01
Acceptance date:
2019-12-02
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EISSN:
1939-2117
ISSN:
0022-006X
Language:
english
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Pubs id:
1085741
Local pid:
pubs:1085741
Deposit date:
2020-02-07

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