Guide to Alternative Medicine and the Digestive System

Anil Minocha, MD FACP FACG

Chapter 17: Biofeedback (continued)

KEY POINTS Conscious mind needs to see/hear what is abnormal and normal physiological function. Subjects practice normalizing the body function with the aid of a machine. Biofeedback has been widely used for gastrointestinal (GI) as well as non-GI disorders.1-4 USE OF BIOFEEDBACK IN DIGESTIVE DISORDERS Pelvic dyssynergia5,6 Constipation7,8