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Evaluation and Management of Nonulcer Dyspepsia - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2004 - When no organic cause for dyspepsia is found, the condition generally is considered to be functional, or idiopathic. Nonulcer dyspepsia can cause a variety of symptoms, including abdominal pain, bloating, nausea, and vomiting. Many patients with nonulcer dyspepsia have multiple somatic ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0701/p107.html

Update on the Evaluation and Management of Functional Dyspepsia - American Family ...

Mar 1, 2011 - Dyspepsia affects up to 40 percent of adults each year and is often diagnosed as functional (nonulcer) dyspepsia. The defining symptoms are postprandial fullness, early satiation, or epigastric pain or burning in the absence of causative structural disease. These symptoms may coexist ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0301/p547.html

Functional Dyspepsia: Evaluation and Management - American Family Physician Restricted content. Login required.

Jan 15, 2020 - Functional dyspepsia is defined as at least one month of epigastric discomfort without evidence of organic disease found during an upper endoscopy, and it accounts for 70% of dyspepsia. Symptoms of functional dyspepsia include postprandial fullness, early satiety, and epigastric pain or...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0115/p84.html

Gas, Bloating, and Belching: Approach to Evaluation and Management - American Family ...

Mar 1, 2019 - Gas, bloating, and belching are associated with a variety of conditions but are most commonly caused by functional gastrointestinal disorders. These disorders are characterized by disordered motility and visceral hypersensitivity that are often worsened by psychological distress. An ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0301/p301.html

Update on Helicobacter pylori Treatment - American Family Physician

Feb 1, 2007 - One half of the world's population has Helicobacter pylori infection, with an estimated prevalence of 30 percent in North America. Although it is unclear whether eradication of H. pylori improves symptoms in patients with nonulcer dyspepsia, there is strong evidence that eradication of ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0201/p351.html

Evaluation and Management of Dyspepsia - American Family Physician

Oct 15, 1999 - Dyspepsia, often defined as chronic or recurrent discomfort centered in the upper abdomen, can be caused by a variety of conditions. Common etiologies include peptic ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux. Serious causes, such as gastric and pancreatic cancers, are rare but must also be ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/1015/p1773.html

Management of Helicobacter pylori Infection - American Family Physician

Apr 1, 2002 - Helicobacter pylori is the cause of most peptic ulcer disease and a primary risk factor for gastric cancer. Eradication of the organism results in ulcer healing and reduces the risk of ulcer recurrence and complications. Testing and treatment have no clear value in patients with ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2002/0401/p1327.html

Acute Coronary Syndrome: Diagnostic Evaluation - American Family Physician

Feb 1, 2017 - Myocardial infarction (MI), a subset of acute coronary syndrome, is damage to the cardiac muscle as evidenced by elevated cardiac troponin levels in the setting of acute ischemia. Coronary artery disease is the leading cause of mortality in the United States. Chest pain is a common ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2017/0201/p170.html

Evaluation and Management of Nonulcer Dyspepsia - American Family Physician

...dyspepsia. An organic cause, such as duodenal ulcer, is found in only about 40 percent of these patients.1 Hence, dys- pepsia is considered to be functional, or idiopathic, in as many as 60 percent of patients (Table 1).2-4 The Rome II criteria provide an updated definition of...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0701/afp20040701p107.pdf

Symptomatic Treatment and H. pylori Eradication Therapy for Nonulcer Dyspepsia - ...

Nov 1, 2001 - Bismuth subcitrate, histamine H2-receptor antagonists or proton pump inhibitors could be recommended for short-term relief of symptoms. Eradication of H. pylori would slightly decrease this patient's chance of having persistent symptoms over the next three to 12 months.

American Family Physician : Cochrane for Clinicians

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/1101/p1605.html

Evaluation of Nausea and Vomiting - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2007 - A comprehensive history and physical examination can often reveal the cause of nausea and vomiting, making further evaluation unnecessary. Acute symptoms generally are the result of infectious, inflammatory, or iatrogenic causes. Most infections are self-limiting and require minimal ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0701/p76.html

Management of Corneal Abrasions - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2004 - Corneal abrasions result from cutting, scratching, or abrading the thin, protective, clear coat of the exposed anterior portion of the ocular epithelium. These injuries cause pain, tearing, photophobia, foreign body sensation, and a gritty feeling. Symptoms can be worsened by exposure ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0701/p123.html

Strength of Recommendation Taxonomy (SORT): A Patient-Centered Approach to Grading ...

Feb 1, 2004 - A large number of taxonomies are used to rate the quality of an individual study and the strength of a recommendation based on a body of evidence. We have developed a new grading scale that will be used by several family medicine and primary care journals (required or optional), with ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0201/p548.html

Update on the Evaluation and Management of Functional Dyspepsia

...Update on the Evaluation and Management of Functional Dyspepsia RYAN A. LOYD, MD, and DAVID A. McCLELLAN, MD, Texas AandM Health Science Center College of Medicine, Bryan, Texas D yspepsia affects up to 40 percent of adults each year, and about 10 percent of those affected seek...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0301/afp20110301p547.pdf

Evaluation of Epigastric Discomfort and Management of Dyspepsia and GERD - Practice ...

Sep 15, 2003 - The Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI) recently published a guideline on the evaluation and management of dyspepsia and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

American Family Physician : Practice Guidelines

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0915/p1215.html

Dyspepsia: Relief Not Yet Beyond Belief - Editorials - American Family Physician

Oct 15, 1999 - ...Dyspepsia: Relief Not Yet Beyond Belief DAVID S. GREENBAUM, M.D., Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan Am Fam Physician. 1999 Oct 15;60(6):1649-1656. Related Article The magnitude of dyspepsia is obvious; up to 40 percent of adults in the Western world have frequent...

American Family Physician : Editorials

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/1015/p1649.html

Travel Immunizations - American Family Physician

Jul 1, 2004 - Advising travelers on vaccine-preventable illnesses is increasingly becoming the responsibility of primary care physicians. The approach to vaccine recommendations should be based on a thorough assessment of the risks for travel-related diseases, the time available before trip ...

American Family Physician : Article

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0701/p89.html

Helicobacter pylori Serology in Evaluation of Dyspepsia - Letters to the Editor - ...

Feb 15, 1998 - ...Helicobacter pylori Serology in Evaluation of Dyspepsia Am Fam Physician. 1998 Feb 15;57(4):631-632. to the editor: I agreed with the authors' recommendations for antibiotic selection and duration in the Helicobacter pylori article.1 I also strongly agree that treatment should be...

American Family Physician : Letter

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0215/p631.html

March 1, 2000 - American Family Physician

...and Treatment of Nonulcer Dyspepsia Dose Salmeterol Use Interfere With Emergency Albuterol? Should Family Physicians Do Screening Breast Exams? Nephropathy in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Treatment of Helicobacter pylori in Nonulcer Dyspepsia Treatment...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0301/

Cutaneous and Systemic Manifestations of Mastocytosis - American Family Physician

Jun 1, 1999 - Mastocytosis is characterized by an excessive number of apparently normal mast cells in the skin and, occasionally, in other organs. Characteristic skin lesions, called urticaria pigmentosa, are present in most patients, but clinical presentation can vary from a pruritic rash to ...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0601/p3047.html

September 1, 2005 - American Family Physician

...Are Over-the-Counter PPIs Cost-effective in Nonulcer Dyspepsia? Diagnosis and Treatment of Gastroparesis Acupuncture for Persistent Childhood Allergic Rhinitis Adolescents Prefer Honesty and Patient-Centered Care Approach to Treatment of Fibromyalgia Reviewed...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0901/

November 1, 2001 - American Family Physician

...Symptomatic Treatment and H. pylori Eradication Therapy for Nonulcer Dyspepsia John Smucny Corrections Correction Diary from a Week in Practice Diary from a Week in Practice Tony Miksanek Editorials Preventive Strategies for Chronic Liver Disease A M. Di...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/1101/

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April 15, 1999 - American Family Physician

...Treating H. pylori Does Not Affect Nonulcer Dyspepsia Vitamin K Reduces Warfarin's Anticoagulation Effect Atovaquone and Dapsone for PCP Prophylaxis Effectiveness of Gabapentin for Postherpetic Neuralgia Should Antibiotics Be Used to Treat Acute Bronchitis?...

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https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0415/

October 15, 2001 - American Family Physician

...Treating H. pylori in Patients with Nonulcer Dyspepsia Evaluation and Management of Lymphedema Pharmacotherapy Following Electroconvulsive Therapy Systemic Corticosteroid Use in COPD Exacerbation Diagnosis and Treatment of Venous Stasis Ulcers Drug Resistance...

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