Psychological aspects of non-ulcer dyspepsia: a psychosomatic view focusing on a comparison between the irritable bowel syndrome and peptic ulcer disease.

@article{Sjdin1985PsychologicalAO,
  title={Psychological aspects of non-ulcer dyspepsia: a psychosomatic view focusing on a comparison between the irritable bowel syndrome and peptic ulcer disease.},
  author={Ingemar Sj{\"o}din and Jan Svedlund},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology. Supplement},
  year={1985},
  volume={109},
  pages={51-8}
}
In spite of the fact that both laymen and clinicians have pointed out their relevance, the psychological aspects of gastrointestinal disorders, especially their influence on etiology and pathophysiology, have been a matter of controversy and challenge to researchers. Difficulties in this field arise from several sources, for instance, the sampling methodology in the selection of patients and the heterogeneity of the disorders studied. When the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is compared with… CONTINUE READING