Patients with Abdominal Symptoms of Constipation Most Likely to Restrict Eating, Need Dietary Intervention

Poster 322 Restricted Eating Patterns in Chronic Constipation Are Associated With Bloating and Abdominal Symptoms More so Than Rectal and Stool Symptoms Kyle Staller, MD Author Insight from Kyle Staller, MD, MPH, Massachusetts General Hospital, ...

Co-morbid Depression Bigger Predictor of Work, School Absenteeism than Symptom Severity for Patients with Chronic Constipation

Kyle Staller, MD Poster 323 Co-morbid Depression, Not Symptom Severity or Disease-Specific Quality of Life, Predicts Work Absenteeism in Chronic Constipation  Author Insight from Kyle Staller, MD, MPH Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard ...

Study Suggests Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth More Common in IBS Patients

  Jonathan Pourmorady, MD Poster 1006 Breath Testing for Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Meta-analysis Author Insight from Jonathan Pourmorady, MD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center What’s new here and important ...

Do Antidepressants Impact Sleep Quality in Functional Dyspepsia?

Yuri A. Saito-Loftus, MD Poster 1718 Effect of Antidepressants on Sleep in Functional Dyspepsia Author Insight from Yuri A. Saito-Loftus, MD, Mayo Clinic Rochester What’s new here and important for clinicians?  Patients with functional ...