RELEVANTE WETENSCHAPPELIJKE STUDIES
Hypnotherapy for irritable bowel syndrome: an audit of one thousand adult patients
V Miller 1, H R Carruthers, J Morris, S S Hasan, S Archbold, P J Whorwell
Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2015 May; 41(9):844-55) 2015 May;41(9):844-55.
Key finding: Significant reductions in IBS Symptoms and anxiety were observed in the IBS group
The Efficacy of Hypnotherapy in the Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Han Hee Lee, Yoon Young Choi, Myung-Gyu Choi
Key finding: Significant reductions were achieved in abdominal pain and overall gastrointestinal symptoms. This study provides clearer evidence that hypnotherapy has beneficial short-term effects in improving gastrointestinal symptoms of patients with IBS.
Long term benefits of hypnotherapy for irritable bowel syndrome
W M Gonsalkorale, V Miller, A Afzal, and P J Whorwell
Key finding: This study demonstrates that the beneficial effects of hypnotherapy appear to last at least five years. Thus it is a viable therapeutic option for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
Randomised clinical trial: the efficacy of gut‐directed hypnotherapy is similar to that of the low FODMAP diet for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
S. L. Peters, et al
Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics Volume44, Issue5, September 2016 Pages 447-459
Key finding: Durable effects of gut‐directed hypnotherapy are similar to those of the low FODMAP diet for relief of gastrointestinal symptoms. Hypnotherapy has superior efficacy to the diet on psychological indices. No additive effects were observed.
Home-Based Hypnotherapy Self-exercises vs Individual
Hypnotherapy With a Therapist for Treatment of Pediatric
Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Functional Abdominal Pain,
or Functional Abdominal Pain Syndrome
A Randomized Clinical Trial
Juliette M. T. M. Rutten, MD, PhD; Arine M. Vlieger, PhD; Carla Frankenhuis JAMA Pediatr. 2017;171(5):470-477.
Key finding: Long-term effectiveness of home-based HT with a CD is
noninferior to iHT performed by therapists in pediatric IBS or FAP(S). Treatment with
hypnosis using a CD provides an attractive treatment option for these children.