Expert Video - Are there clinical trials for IBS? Can I participate in new research?

Jordan Shapiro, MD, MS, is an expert on irritable bowel syndrome. He discusses the International Foundation for Gastrointestinal Disorders' listing of clinical trials for IBS diagnosis and treatment, and how participating in new research on irritable bowel syndrome can help you discover new treatments for your own and other patients' symptoms. New drugs are being developed for IBS in an increasing number of clinical trials.

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