Prof Peter Whorwell BSc MB BS MD PhD FRCP

Emeritus Professor

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Research interests

  • Epidemiology, pathophysiology and treatment of functional gastrointestinal disorders including irritable bowel syndrome, functional dyspepsia, chronic abdominal pain and non cardiac chest pain.
  • Mechanisms and uses of hypnosis.

Key Words

  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Hypnosis
  • Functional gastrointestinal disorders

Methodological knowledge

  • Clinical trials
  • Physiological measurement of gastrointestinal function
  • Questionnaire studies
  • Hypnosis
  • Immunological aspects of gut physiology


Research and projects

No current projects are available for public display