The crossroads of gastroenterology and psychiatry – what benefits can psychiatry provide for the treatment of patients suffering from gastrointestinal symptoms

  title={The crossroads of gastroenterology and psychiatry – what benefits can psychiatry provide for the treatment of patients suffering from gastrointestinal symptoms},
  author={Jerzy Sobański and Katarzyna Klasa and Michał Mielimąka and Krzysztof Rutkowski and Edyta Dembińska and Łukasz M{\"u}ldner-Nieckowski and Katarzyna Cyranka and Bogna Smiatek-Mazgaj and Lech Popiołek},
  journal={Przegla̜d Gastroenterologiczny},
  pages={222 - 228}
Introduction Gastrointestinal symptoms are very common in the general population. Many of them coincide with mental disorders (especially with neuroses, stress-related disorders, somatisation disorders, autonomic dysfunction, and anxiety) that are associated with psychological trauma, conflicts, and difficulties with interpersonal relationships. Aim Assessment of the association between gastrointestinal complaints and stressful situations in relationships, among patients admitted to day… 

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