GENERAL PRACTITIONERS’ KNOWLEDGE REGARDING FUNCTIONAL DYSPEPSIA

@inproceedings{Ahmad2019GENERALPK,
  title={GENERAL PRACTITIONERS’ KNOWLEDGE REGARDING FUNCTIONAL DYSPEPSIA},
  author={Farah Ahmad and Syed Hasan Danish and Ahsan Ashfaq and Sharmeen Naz and Rao Abdul Basit},
  year={2019}
}
  • Farah Ahmad, Syed Hasan Danish, +2 authors Rao Abdul Basit
  • Published 2019
Background: Most researches on Gastrointestinal (GI) disorders are conducted in secondary health care settings, yet majority patients present at a primary health care level. Functional dyspepsia (Idiopathic or non ulcer dyspepsia) constitutes a tremendous workload in primary care. This study aims to assess the knowledge of general practitioners regarding functional dyspepsia. Methods: Data was collected through a cross sectional study in 2016, targeting 18 towns of Karachi. Multistage sampling… CONTINUE READING

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