Table of Contents

The Definition of Dyspepsia.
Subgroups of Dyspepsia.
Epidemiology.
Structural Causes of Dyspepsia.
Functional (Nonulcer) Dyspepsia.
How to Diagnose Dyspepsia.
Differential Diagnosis: Overlap Between Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
Management of Uninvestigated Dyspepsia.
Management of Helicobacter pylori Infection.
Management of Peptic Ulcer Disease.
Therapeutic Approach in Functional (Nonulcer) Dyspepsia.
Prognosis.
Quality of Life Issues.
Economic Analyses of Present Management Strategies and Nonprescription Therapy in Treatment of Dyspepsia.
Dyspepsia in Children: Epidemiology, Clinical Presentation, and Causes.
Diagnostic Tests and Treatment of Dyspepsia in Children.
Dyspepsia in the Elderly.
Diabetes Mellitus and Dyspepsia.