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Dyspepsia - red flag symptoms

Red flag symptoms: Dysphagia

Case study: Managing PPI-resistant GORD

Domperidone no longer authorised for treating heartburn (photo: iStock)

Drug watchdog restricts domperidone use over side-effects

Heartburn

Red flag symptoms - Dyspepsia

Red flag symptoms - Dyspepsia

How to rule out the sinister causes, such as ulceration and malignancy. By Dr Pipin...

Red Flag Symptoms - Persistent cough

Red Flag Symptoms - Persistent cough

Asthma, malignancy and cystic fibrosis are all associated with this symptom, says...

The basics - Dyspepsia

The basics - Dyspepsia

Treatment can be simple, but dyspepsia is so common it is costing the NHS, says Dr...

GORD

Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

Revise the presentation and management of GORD. By GP Dr Louise Newson.

Red flag symptoms - Epigastric pain
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Red flag symptoms - Epigastric pain

It is vital to ensure the patient is haemodynamically stable, says Dr Mehul Mathukia.

Clinical Review - Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

Clinical Review - Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

By Dr Kathryn Oakland, foundation doctor, North East Thames and Mr Joseph Dawson,...

Peptic ulcers

Clinical Review - Peptic ulcer disease

Clinical Review - Peptic ulcer disease

Contributed by Dr Alex Wilkins, surgical registrar, and Miss Sophie-Anne Welchman,...

Red flag symptoms: Abdominal pain

Red flag symptoms: Abdominal pain

Distinguish serious causes from functional pain, writes Dr Tillmann Jacobi.

Websites relating to cystic fibrosis

Dr Keith Barnard recommends various websites about cystic fibrosis

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