Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Novel Concepts for Research and Treatment

Edited by Victor Chaban

University of California Los Angeles

This book provides comprehensive and up-to-date insights into emerging trends in research and treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Key features include pathogenesis, existing and new therapies, as well as nonpharmacological approach in management of IBS. The authors are known experts who contributed significantly for a better understanding of the etiology of IBS as one of the most commonly diagnosed functional disorders. This book provides a state-of-the-art review of different aspects of IBS and is recommended to healthcare providers, clinical scientists, general practitioners, students, and patients.

Read more >Order hardcopy
Irritable Bowel SyndromeNovel Concepts for Research and TreatmentEdited by Victor Chaban

Published: December 14th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/62930

ISBN: 978-953-51-2828-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2827-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4140-2

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

8489 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

2 Dimensions Citations


Open access peer-reviewed

1. Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Functional Gastrointestinal Disease Regulated by Nervous System

By Victor V. Chaban


Open access peer-reviewed

2. Psychiatric Comorbidities in Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

By Mihaela Fadgyas Stanculete


Open access peer-reviewed

3. Inflammation as a Potential Therapeutic Target in IBS

By Alexandra Chira, Romeo Ioan Chira and Dan Lucian Dumitrascu


Open access peer-reviewed

4. Dietary Management in IBS Patients

By Francesca Pasqui, Carolina Poli, Caterina Magrino and Davide Festi


Open access peer-reviewed

5. Non-Pharmacological Approach to Irritable Bowel Syndrome

By Elsa M. Eriksson, Kristina I. Andrén and Henry T. Eriksson


Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI
  • BKCI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£100

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax Rate based on their country of residence. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase