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Effect of Hypnotherapy in Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01279382
First Posted: January 19, 2011
Last Update Posted: January 19, 2011
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Maastricht University Medical Center
January 17, 2011
January 19, 2011
January 19, 2011
January 2002
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Mean symptom score (MSS)
Same as current
No Changes Posted
Psychological measures, i.e. anxiety and depression (HADS)
Same as current
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Effect of Hypnotherapy in Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Effectiviteit Van Hypnotherapie Bij Prikkelbare Darmsyndroom (Effectiveness of Hypnotherapy in Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
In this trial, the effects of two psychological interventions - i.e. hypnotherapy and relaxation training - are compared with care as usual in IBS treatment. The investigators hypothesized that hypnotherapy is most effective in reducing complaints in IBS.
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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Behavioral: Hypnotherapy (HYP)
    Hypnotherapy was given to a subgroup of patients as intervention in IBS treatment
  • Behavioral: Relaxation training (RT)
    RT was given to a subgroup of patients as intervention in IBS treatment
  • Other: Care as usual (CON)
    CON was given to a subgroup of patients as control intervention in IBS treatment
  • Care as usual (CON)
    CON was given to a subgroup of patients as control treatment in IBS treatment
    Intervention: Other: Care as usual (CON)
  • Hypnotherapy (HYP)
    HYP was given to a subgroup of patients as intervention in IBS treatment
    Intervention: Behavioral: Hypnotherapy (HYP)
  • Relaxation training (RT)
    RT was given to a subgroup of patients as intervention in IBS treatment
    Intervention: Behavioral: Relaxation training (RT)
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
112
January 2006
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Irritable bowel syndrome (Rome II)
  • Presence of complaints < 12 months

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Gastrointestinal disorders, other than IBS
  • Previous psychotherapeutic treatment for IBS
  • Severe psychological comorbidity
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
No
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Netherlands
 
 
NCT01279382
P113/99
Yes
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Prof. Dr. A. Masclee, Maastricht University Medical Center
Maastricht University Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Ad Masclee, Prof. Dr. Head of dept
Maastricht University Medical Center
January 2011

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