B D Naliboff

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical considerations in the treatment of chronic pain with opiates
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Greater Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, UCLA Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, CA, USA
    J Clin Psychol 62:1397-408. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Choosing outcome variables: global assessment and diaries
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Gastroenterology 126:S129-34. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of life stress on symptoms of heartburn
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Department of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:426-34. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Cerebral activation in patients with irritable bowel syndrome and control subjects during rectosigmoid stimulation
    B D Naliboff
    CURE Digestive Diseases Research Center Neuroenteric Disease Program, University of California School of Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, 90073, USA
    Psychosom Med 63:365-75. 2001
  5. doi request reprint A randomized trial of 2 prescription strategies for opioid treatment of chronic nonmalignant pain
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Veteran s Affairs Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Pain 12:288-96. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Increased acoustic startle responses in IBS patients during abdominal and nonabdominal threat
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:920-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Sex-related differences in IBS patients: central processing of visceral stimuli
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, UCLA School of Medicine, CURE Building, 115 Room 223, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Gastroenterology 124:1738-47. 2003
  8. pmc Sex-related differences in prepulse inhibition of startle in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
    L A Kilpatrick
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:272-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Depression, anxiety, and the gastrointestinal system
    E A Mayer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:28-36; discussion 37. 2001
  10. doi request reprint Reduced brainstem inhibition during anticipated pelvic visceral pain correlates with enhanced brain response to the visceral stimulus in women with irritable bowel syndrome
    Steven M Berman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, 90073, USA
    J Neurosci 28:349-59. 2008

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Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical considerations in the treatment of chronic pain with opiates
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Greater Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, UCLA Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, CA, USA
    J Clin Psychol 62:1397-408. 2006
    ..A case illustration includes several of these complicated issues of managing chronic pain with opiate medications...
  2. ncbi request reprint Choosing outcome variables: global assessment and diaries
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Gastroenterology 126:S129-34. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of life stress on symptoms of heartburn
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Department of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:426-34. 2004
    ..The present longitudinal study tests the general hypothesis that life stressors can exacerbate symptoms in patients with chronic heartburn...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cerebral activation in patients with irritable bowel syndrome and control subjects during rectosigmoid stimulation
    B D Naliboff
    CURE Digestive Diseases Research Center Neuroenteric Disease Program, University of California School of Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, 90073, USA
    Psychosom Med 63:365-75. 2001
    ..In the current study, brain responses to anticipated and delivered rectal balloon distension were assessed...
  5. doi request reprint A randomized trial of 2 prescription strategies for opioid treatment of chronic nonmalignant pain
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Veteran s Affairs Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Pain 12:288-96. 2011
    ..About 27% of patients were discharged over the course of the study due to opioid misuse/noncompliance, but there were no group differences in rate of opioid misuse...
  6. doi request reprint Increased acoustic startle responses in IBS patients during abdominal and nonabdominal threat
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:920-7. 2008
    ..The eye-blink startle response represents a noninvasive measure of central defensive responding. Evidence for central hyperexcitability was studied in IBS patients by examining potentiation of the startle reflex to a nociceptive threat...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sex-related differences in IBS patients: central processing of visceral stimuli
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, UCLA School of Medicine, CURE Building, 115 Room 223, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Gastroenterology 124:1738-47. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine possible sex-related differences in brain responses to a visceral and a psychological stressor in IBS...
  8. pmc Sex-related differences in prepulse inhibition of startle in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
    L A Kilpatrick
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:272-8. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Depression, anxiety, and the gastrointestinal system
    E A Mayer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:28-36; discussion 37. 2001
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Reduced brainstem inhibition during anticipated pelvic visceral pain correlates with enhanced brain response to the visceral stimulus in women with irritable bowel syndrome
    Steven M Berman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, 90073, USA
    J Neurosci 28:349-59. 2008
    ....
  11. pmc Increased startle responses in interstitial cystitis: evidence for central hyperresponsiveness to visceral related threat
    Christian Twiss
    Department of Urology, Center for Neurobiology of Stress, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 181:2127-33. 2009
    ..Potentiation of the eyeblink startle reflex under threat is mediated by output from the amygdala complex and, therefore, represents a noninvasive marker to study group differences in responsiveness in this brain circuit...
  12. pmc Neural and psychological predictors of treatment response in irritable bowel syndrome patients with a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist: a pilot study
    J M Jarcho
    UCLA Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:344-52. 2008
    ..Factors predicting treatment responsiveness are not known, although we have demonstrated that symptom improvement with the 5-HT3R antagonist alosetron is correlated with reduced amygdala activity...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of the 5-HT3 receptor antagonist, alosetron, on brain responses to visceral stimulation in irritable bowel syndrome patients
    E A Mayer
    CURE Digestive Diseases Research Center Neuroenteric Disease Program, Department of Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 16:1357-66. 2002
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Randomised clinical trial: symptoms of the irritable bowel syndrome are improved by a psycho-education group intervention
    J Labus
    Gail and Gerald Oppenheimer Family Center for Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 37:304-15. 2013
    ..Duration, cost and resistance of many patients towards a psychological therapy have limited their acceptance...
  15. ncbi request reprint The Visceral Sensitivity Index: development and validation of a gastrointestinal symptom-specific anxiety scale
    J S Labus
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, VA GLA Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:89-97. 2004
    ..Anxiety related to gastrointestinal sensations, symptoms or the contexts in which these may occur is thought to play a significant role in the pathophysiology as well as in the health outcomes of patients with irritable bowel syndrome...
  16. pmc Sex specific alterations in autonomic function among patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    K Tillisch
    CNS WH Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Gut 54:1396-401. 2005
    ..The few studies directly examining ANS measures have been suggestive of alterations in some IBS patients, but no studies to date have examined the potentially critical variables of sex differences or response to visceral stimulation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Basic pathophysiologic mechanisms in irritable bowel syndrome
    E A Mayer
    UCLA CURE Neuroenteric Disease Program, Department of Medicine, Physiology and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Dig Dis 19:212-8. 2001
    ..IBS patients show an enhanced responsiveness of this system manifesting in altered modulation of gastrointestinal motility, secretion, immune function and in alterations in the perceptual and emotional response to visceral events...
  18. ncbi request reprint Functional GI disorders: from animal models to drug development
    E A Mayer
    UCLA Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Gut 57:384-404. 2008
    ....
  19. pmc Predictors of patient-assessed illness severity in irritable bowel syndrome
    Brennan Spiegel
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Center for Outcomes Research and Education, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:2536-43. 2008
    ..Since severity is a patient-centered outcome, it is essential that future instruments are based on patients' self-perceptions of severity. We measured patient-derived predictors of severity in a large cohort of IBS patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Heart rate mediation of sex differences in pain tolerance in children
    Qian Lu
    Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, and Veterans Administration Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Bldg 115, Rm 223, 11301 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Pain 118:185-93. 2005
    ..These results suggest that autonomic arousal may be a mediator of sex-related differences in pain responses in children...
  21. doi request reprint The effect of auditory stress on perception of intraesophageal acid in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Ronnie Fass
    The Neuro Enteric Clinical Research Group, Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System and Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Gastroenterology 134:696-705. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the effect of an acute laboratory stressor on perceptual and emotional responses to intraesophageal acid perfusion in healthy controls and patients with GERD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Is there a difference between abdominal pain and discomfort in moderate to severe IBS patients?
    Joel Sach
    C N S Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:3131-8. 2002
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Novel techniques to study visceral hypersensitivity in irritable bowel syndrome
    Trinh T Truong
    Building 115, Room 215, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 10:369-78. 2008
    ..There are few effective pharmacologic treatments that relieve IBS symptoms, and improved understanding of brain-gut interactions and factors relating to enhanced visceral perception may guide us in developing more efficacious treatments...
  24. ncbi request reprint V. Stress and irritable bowel syndrome
    E A Mayer
    UCLA CURE Neuroenteric Disease Program, Departments of Medicine, Physiology, and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 280:G519-24. 2001
    ..Functional brain imaging techniques are beginning to identify brain circuits involved in the perceptual alterations. Animal models have recently been proposed that mimic key features of the human syndrome...
  25. pmc Introduction of a self-report version of the Prescription Drug Use Questionnaire and relationship to medication agreement noncompliance
    Peggy A Compton
    Acute Care Section, School of Nursing at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 6918, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:383-95. 2008
    ..This study supports the PDUQp as a useful tool for assessing and predicting problematic opioid medication use in a chronic pain patient sample...
  26. ncbi request reprint Condition-specific deactivation of brain regions by 5-HT3 receptor antagonist Alosetron
    Steven M Berman
    CURE Neuroenteric Disease Program, Department of Medicine, University of California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Gastroenterology 123:969-77. 2002
    ....
  27. pmc Brain networks underlying perceptual habituation to repeated aversive visceral stimuli in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Jennifer S Labus
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuroimage 47:952-60. 2009
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint The central role of gastrointestinal-specific anxiety in irritable bowel syndrome: further validation of the visceral sensitivity index
    Jennifer S Labus
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:89-98. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of the brain-gut axis: from basic understanding to treatment of functional GI disorders
    Emeran A Mayer
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Gastroenterology 131:1925-42. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint The addiction behaviors checklist: validation of a new clinician-based measure of inappropriate opioid use in chronic pain
    Stephen M Wu
    Greater Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:342-51. 2006
    ..The psychometric findings support the ABC as a viable assessment tool that can increase a provider's confidence in determinations of appropriate vs. inappropriate opioid use...
  31. ncbi request reprint Differences in brain responses to visceral pain between patients with irritable bowel syndrome and ulcerative colitis
    Emeran A Mayer
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Pain 115:398-409. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal change in perceptual and brain activation response to visceral stimuli in irritable bowel syndrome patients
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Gastroenterology 131:352-65. 2006
    ..Repeated stimulus exposure leads to decreased salience of threat and reduction of hypervigilance. We sought to evaluate hypervigilance in IBS visceral hypersensitivity and associated brain activity...
  33. ncbi request reprint An experimental study of shared sensitivity to physical pain and social rejection
    Naomi I Eisenberger
    Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pain 126:132-8. 2006
    ..These results provide additional support for the hypothesis that pain distress and social distress share neurocognitive substrates. Implications for clinical populations are discussed...
  34. ncbi request reprint Enhanced preattentive central nervous system reactivity in irritable bowel syndrome
    Steven M Berman
    CURE Digestive Diseases Research Center, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles 90073, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:2791-7. 2002
    ..We hypothesize that the increased responsiveness of IBS patients is a generalized phenomenon applying to stimuli other than visceral and attempt to demonstrate increased responsiveness to sounds as measured by the P1 scalp potential...
  35. ncbi request reprint Irritable bowel syndrome patients show enhanced modulation of visceral perception by auditory stress
    Britta Dickhaus
    University of California, Department of Medicine, Los Angeles UCLA CNS Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:135-43. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to test the primary hypothesis that IBS patients show altered perceptual responses to rectal balloon distention during experimentally induced psychological stress compared with healthy control subjects...
  36. ncbi request reprint The neural correlates of placebo effects: a disruption account
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Franz Hall, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Neuroimage 22:447-55. 2004
    ..This is the first study to identify a neural pathway from a region of the brain associated with placebos and affective thought to a region closely linked to the placebo-related outcome of diminished pain unpleasantness...
  37. ncbi request reprint Sex-based differences in gastrointestinal pain
    Emeran A Mayer
    Departments of Medicine, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, CNS Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, UCLA Division of Digestive Diseases, UCLA and VA GLAHS, WLA VA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Eur J Pain 8:451-63. 2004
    ..Consistent with experimental findings in animals, current evidence is consistent with a pathophysiological model which emphasizes sex-related differences in autonomic and antinociceptive responses to certain visceral stimuli...
  38. ncbi request reprint Characterization of the alternating bowel habit subtype in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Kirsten Tillisch
    CNS WH Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Department of Medicine, UCLA, and the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:896-904. 2005
    ..Due to a wide range of symptom patterns, patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are often subgrouped by bowel habit. However, the IBS subgroup with alternating bowel habits (IBS-A) has been poorly characterized...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effect of sex on perception of rectosigmoid stimuli in irritable bowel syndrome
    Lin Chang
    Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, and Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, California 90073, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 291:R277-84. 2006
    ..01), while men did not. Sex significantly influences perceptual sensitivity to rectosigmoid distension. Women show greater perceptual responses to this paradigm...
  40. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in regional brain response to aversive pelvic visceral stimuli
    Steven M Berman
    University of California, Los Angeles UCLA, Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women s Health, Department of Medicine, and Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, CA 90073, USA
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 291:R268-76. 2006
    ..Greater familiarity of females with physiological pelvic visceral discomfort may have enhanced brain systems that dampen arousal networks during lower levels of discomfort...
  41. pmc Dysregulation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis in irritable bowel syndrome
    L Chang
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 21:149-59. 2009
    ..05). Although dysregulations in stress-responsive systems such as the HPA axis and mucosal immune function are demonstrated in IBS, they do not appear to have a primary role in modulating IBS severity and abdominal pain...
  42. ncbi request reprint Pain medication beliefs and medication misuse in chronic pain
    Beatrix M Schieffer
    Veteran s Administration Greater Los Angles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Pain 6:620-9. 2005
    ..Providers may help patients by addressing these issues prior to prescribing opiates...
  43. pmc Impaired response to HAART in HIV-infected individuals with high autonomic nervous system activity
    S W Cole
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:12695-700. 2001
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Panic disorder and pain in a national sample of persons living with HIV
    Jennie C I Tsao
    Pediatric Pain Program, Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10940 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1450, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pain 109:172-80. 2004
    ..Our findings suggest that panic disorder, as well as PTSD and major depression are associated with greater pain in HIV patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Psychological risk factors for HIV pathogenesis: mediation by the autonomic nervous system
    Steve W Cole
    Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1678, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:1444-56. 2003
    ..Epidemiologic studies have identified psychological risk factors for specific physical diseases, but the biological mechanisms mediating these relationships remain poorly defined...
  46. pmc Gating of sensory information differs in patients with interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome
    Lisa Ann Kilpatrick
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90073, USA
    J Urol 184:958-63. 2010
    ..We used prepulse inhibition as an operational measure of sensorimotor gating to examine early pre-attentive stages of information processing in females with interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome and healthy controls...
  47. ncbi request reprint Multidimensional subgroups in migraine: differential treatment outcome to a pain medicine program
    Philip J Davis
    UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pain Med 4:215-22. 2003
    ..The present study compared two different approaches for deriving patient profiles on their ability to predict treatment outcome to a pain medicine program for migraine headache...
  48. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of irritable bowel syndrome among university students: the roles of worry, neuroticism, anxiety sensitivity and visceral anxiety
    Holly Hazlett-Stevens
    Department of Psychology 298, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    J Psychosom Res 55:501-5. 2003
    ..Relationships between presence of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), chronic worry, neuroticism, anxiety sensitivity and anxiety about visceral sensations were examined among university students...
  49. ncbi request reprint Towards a nondualistic approach to multisystem illness
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:2777-80. 2007
    ..These new studies, carried out across illness populations, hold great promise to tie together the data on psychosocial, genetic, and biological mechanisms of these complicated clinical problems...
  50. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial aspects of the functional gastrointestinal disorders
    Rona L Levy
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Gastroenterology 130:1447-58. 2006
    ..More extensive physician training is needed if these aspects of treatment are to be used effectively and widely in clinical practice...
  51. doi request reprint Effect of abuse history on pain reports and brain responses to aversive visceral stimulation: an FMRI study
    Yehuda Ringel
    UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Gastroenterology 134:396-404. 2008
    ..These effects may be mediated by enhanced responses to aversive visceral stimuli. We investigated the effects of IBS and abuse history on pain reporting and brain activation in response to rectal distentions...
  52. ncbi request reprint Functional abdominal pain syndrome
    Ray E Clouse
    Division of Gastroenterology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Gastroenterology 130:1492-7. 2006
    ..Psychological treatment options include psychotherapy, relaxation techniques, and hypnosis. Refractory FAPS patients may benefit from a multidisciplinary pain clinic approach...
  53. pmc Validation of a symptom provocation test for laboratory studies of abdominal pain and discomfort in children and adolescents
    Lynn S Walker
    Division of Adolescent Medicine and Behavioral Science, 436 Medical Center South, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 3571, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:703-13. 2006
    ..Assessed the convergent and discriminant validity of a water load symptom provocation test (WL-SPT) in creating visceral sensations similar to the naturally occurring sensations experienced by children with functional abdominal pain...
  54. ncbi request reprint Brain imaging in IBS: drawing the line between cognitive and non-cognitive processes
    Bruce D Naliboff
    Gastroenterology 130:267-70. 2006

Research Grants6

  1. Treatment of Fear and Pain in Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    Bruce Naliboff; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Physiologic Characteristics of Traditional Chinese Medicine Based IBS Subgroups
    Bruce Naliboff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Given the disappointing results with conventional approaches to multisystemic functional disorders like IBS, this may provide exciting insights and contributions to the classification and treatment of these challenging disorders. ..