Journal article

Comparison of comorbid depression between irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease: A meta-analysis of comparative studies

Qin Geng, Qing-E Zhang, Fei Wang, Wei Zheng, Chee H Ng, Gabor S Ungvari, Gang Wang, Yu-Tao Xiang

JOURNAL OF AFFECTIVE DISORDERS | ELSEVIER | Published : 2018

Abstract

BACKGROUND: The prevalence of comorbid depression is high in chronic gastrointestinal disorders, including irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). For these two disorders in particular, the findings have not been consistent. This meta-analysis systematically compares the rates and severity of comorbid depression between IBS and IBD patients. METHODS: A systematic literature search was conducted using PubMed, PsycINFO, Embase, Cochrane Library, Wan Fang, SinoMed, Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure from their inception date to September 12, 2017 for comparative studies on IBS and IBD patients. Standardized mean differences (SMDs) and odds ratios (OR) of como..

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Grants

Awarded by Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospitals Incubating Program


Awarded by Capital City Clinical Practice and Research Funding of Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission


Awarded by Clinical Medicine Development Funding of Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospitals


Awarded by Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospital's Ascent Plan


Funding Acknowledgements

The study was supported in part by grants from the Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospitals Incubating Program (code: PX2016016), the Capital City Clinical Practice and Research Funding of Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission. (Z141107002514033; Z151100004015042), the Clinical Medicine Development Funding of Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospitals (ZYLX201403; ZYLX201607), and Beijing Municipal Administration of Hospital's Ascent Plan (DFL20151801).