Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) tailored specifically for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and delivered over the telephone or online is more effective in relieving the symptoms of IBS than current standard care, NIHR funded research has found.
New research from the NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre suggests that people living in London and the south of England have more negative attitudes towards mental health problems than those in other areas of the country.
NIHR researchers have used machine learning to accurately distinguish between people with dissociative identity disorder (DID), formerly known as ‘multiple personality disorder’, and healthy individuals on the basis of their brain structure.
Primary school teachers experience higher levels of clinically significant distress than people in comparable professions, according to the first study to make the comparison over a sustained time period.
A large clinical trial, funded by the National Institute for Health Research, has found that a drug combination used for treatment-resistant depression may be no more effective in improving depression than a single antidepressant.