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Effects of self-management interventions in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: Systematic review

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Recency, quality and context of the findings
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  • Quality Rating
    5/9 (AMSTAR rating from McMaster Health Forum)
  • Countries in which studies (included in the synthesis) were conducted
    USA (10); Sweden (3); UK (England) (3); Denmark (1); Iran (1); Netherlands (1)
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  • Country focus
    USA (10); Sweden (3); UK (England) (3); Denmark (1); Iran (1); Netherlands (1)
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  • Type of document
    Systematic review of effects
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  • Target
    Health system
  • Priority Area
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  • Health system topic(s)
    Delivery arrangements
    How care is designed to meet consumers' needs
    Group care
    By whom care is provided
    With what supports is care provided
    ICT that support individuals who receive care
  • Theme
    Optimal aging
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Publication details
  • Citation
    Cong X, Perry M, Bernier KM, Young EE, Starkweather A. Effects of self-management interventions in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: Systematic review. Western Journal of Nursing Research. 2018;40(11):1698-1720.
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