Prevalence and Risk Factors of Irritable Bowel Syndrome in Korean College Students
Repository Posting Date2018-12-04T15:34:52Z
Author DetailsJin-Hee Park, PhD, RN, College of Nursing.Research insititute of Nursing Science, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea, Republic of (South); Sun Hyoung Bae, PhD, RN, College of Nursing, Ajou University, SUWON, Korea, Republic of (South)
Lead Author Sigma AffliationAlpha Chapter
Level of EvidenceN/A
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common functional gastrointestinal disorder in the West. But information on the prevalence of IBS in Asia is still lacking, especially in Korea. The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of IBS and to investigate the related factors in Korean college students.