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Advances in Understanding and Management


Eldon Shaffer

University of Calgary, Canada

This textbook is specifically written for clinicians involved in managing patients with dyspepsia. It is a practical guide with up-to-date suggestions on evaluation, diagnosis, and management from experts from around the world. Each chapter is a succinct review of current topics that play a role in the pathogenesis and management of this disorder. Special populations such as pediatrics, those with cardiovascular disease and womens health are specifically examined.

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DyspepsiaAdvances in Understanding and ManagementEdited by Michael Curley

Published: November 6th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/50862

ISBN: 978-953-51-1205-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7184-3

Copyright year: 2013

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22764 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Diagnostic Testing for Functional Dyspepsia

By Durre Sabih and Muhammad Kashif Rahim


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2. Is Functional Dyspepsia Idiopathic?

By Sylvester Chuks Nwokediuko


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3. Inflammation and the Biopsychosocial Model in Pediatric Dyspepsia

By Jennifer Verrill Schurman and Craig A. Friesen


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4. Functional Dyspepsia and Helicobacter pylori Infection

By Ratha-korn Vilaichone and Varocha Mahachai


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5. Helicobacter pylori—Associated Dyspepsia in Paediatrics

By Mónica Roxo-Rosa, Mónica Oleastro and Ana Isabel Lopes


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6. Diet in the Etiology and Management of Functional Dyspepsia

By Jan Pen


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7. Biliary Dyspepsia: Functional Gallbladder and Sphincter of Oddi Disorders

By Meena Mathivanan, Liisa Meddings and Eldon A. Shaffer


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8. Upper Gastrointestinal Symptoms and Cardiovascular Disease

By Craig I. Coleman, Brendan L. Limone, Jeff R. Schein, Winnie W. Nelson, Joyce C. LaMori, Jeffrey Kluger and C. Michael White


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9. Functional Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Women with Pelvic Endometriosis

By Yves Muscat Baron


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10. Dyspepsia and Opioid–Induced Bowel Dysfunction: The Role of Opioid Receptor Antagonists

By Wojciech Leppert


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