D A Drossman

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Brain imaging and its implications for studying centrally targeted treatments in irritable bowel syndrome: a primer for gastroenterologists
    D A Drossman
    UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Room 1110 Bioinformatics Building CB 7080, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7080, USA
    Gut 54:569-73. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Commentary: sociocultural factors in medicine and gastrointestinal research
    Douglas A Drossman
    University of North Carolina, 420 Burnett Womack Building CB7080, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3380, USA
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:593-5. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Further characterization of painful constipation (PC): clinical features over one year and comparison with IBS
    Douglas A Drossman
    UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Room 4150 Burnett Womack CB No 7080, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7080, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 42:1080-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Utility of red flag symptom exclusions in the diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome
    W E Whitehead
    Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 24:137-46. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Clinical trial: lubiprostone in patients with constipation-associated irritable bowel syndrome--results of two randomized, placebo-controlled studies
    D A Drossman
    University of North Carolina Center for Functional Gl and Mobility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 29:329-41. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth in irritable bowel syndrome: association with colon motility, bowel symptoms, and psychological distress
    M Grover
    Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7080, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 20:998-1008. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Selective recall of gastrointestinal-sensation words: evidence for a cognitive-behavioral contribution to irritable bowel syndrome
    N Gibbs-Gallagher
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1133-8. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Irritable bowel syndrome
    Y Ringel
    UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7080, USA
    Annu Rev Med 52:319-38. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of coping on health outcome among women with gastrointestinal disorders
    D A Drossman
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7080, USA
    Psychosom Med 62:309-17. 2000
  10. pmc Psychosocial aspects of the functional gastrointestinal disorders
    D A Drossman
    Division of Digestive Diseases, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7080, USA
    Gut 45:II25-30. 1999

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Brain imaging and its implications for studying centrally targeted treatments in irritable bowel syndrome: a primer for gastroenterologists
    D A Drossman
    UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Room 1110 Bioinformatics Building CB 7080, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7080, USA
    Gut 54:569-73. 2005
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  2. doi request reprint Commentary: sociocultural factors in medicine and gastrointestinal research
    Douglas A Drossman
    University of North Carolina, 420 Burnett Womack Building CB7080, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3380, USA
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:593-5. 2008
    ..An understanding of specific cultural contributions to symptom experience can enhance the clinician's ability to engage in more effective research and treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Further characterization of painful constipation (PC): clinical features over one year and comparison with IBS
    Douglas A Drossman
    UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Room 4150 Burnett Womack CB No 7080, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7080, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 42:1080-8. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Utility of red flag symptom exclusions in the diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome
    W E Whitehead
    Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 24:137-46. 2006
    ..Studies suggest that the positive predictive value of the Rome II criteria for diagnosing irritable bowel syndrome can be enhanced by excluding red flag symptoms suggestive of organic diseases...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical trial: lubiprostone in patients with constipation-associated irritable bowel syndrome--results of two randomized, placebo-controlled studies
    D A Drossman
    University of North Carolina Center for Functional Gl and Mobility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 29:329-41. 2009
    ..Effective treatments for irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C) are lacking...
  6. doi request reprint Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth in irritable bowel syndrome: association with colon motility, bowel symptoms, and psychological distress
    M Grover
    Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7080, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 20:998-1008. 2008
    ..05) and SIBO- IBS patients (P < 0.05). SIBO is unlikely to contribute significantly to the pathogenesis of IBS. Methane production is associated with constipation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Selective recall of gastrointestinal-sensation words: evidence for a cognitive-behavioral contribution to irritable bowel syndrome
    N Gibbs-Gallagher
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1133-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: IBS patients selectively recall words describing GI sensations; this suggests that they may selectively attend to GI sensations, thus supporting the cognitive-behavioral theory of IBS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Irritable bowel syndrome
    Y Ringel
    UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7080, USA
    Annu Rev Med 52:319-38. 2001
    ..This model and the recently revised symptom-based criteria (i.e. the "Rome II criteria") form the basis for establishing a comprehensive and effective approach for the diagnosis and management of the disorder...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of coping on health outcome among women with gastrointestinal disorders
    D A Drossman
    Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7080, USA
    Psychosom Med 62:309-17. 2000
    ..Studies have shown that the nature and quality of coping may positively or negatively affect health outcome; however, this relationship has not been well studied among patients with gastrointestinal (GI) disorders...
  10. pmc Psychosocial aspects of the functional gastrointestinal disorders
    D A Drossman
    Division of Digestive Diseases, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7080, USA
    Gut 45:II25-30. 1999
    ..Review of treatment trials indicates clear support for psychotherapeutic treatments, especially in the long term, as well as some evidence for the benefit of antidepressants in FGID, even in the absence of improvements in mood...
  11. doi request reprint The development and validation of a new coeliac disease quality of life survey (CD-QOL)
    S D Dorn
    Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 31:666-75. 2010
    ..Previous studies on coeliac disease (CD)-related quality of life (QOL) have been limited by their use of a 'generic' rather than coeliac disease-specific assessment instruments...
  12. ncbi request reprint Review article: an integrated approach to the irritable bowel syndrome
    D A Drossman
    UNC Functional GI Disorders Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27599 7080, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 13:3-14. 1999
    ..Newer medications acting at the 5-HT receptor may help in reducing pain and bowel dysfunction. For more severe pain, antidepressants may be considered...
  13. ncbi request reprint The usual medical care for irritable bowel syndrome
    W E Whitehead
    Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders and Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7555, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:1305-15. 2004
    ..To determine what constitutes usual medical care for irritable bowel syndrome, which patient characteristics influence choice of treatment and how satisfied patients are with care...
  14. pmc Sexual and physical abuse are not associated with rectal hypersensitivity in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
    Y Ringel
    Department of Medicine, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, and the UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7080, USA
    Gut 53:838-42. 2004
    ..This lead to a hypothesis that abuse history may sensitise patients to report pain at a lower threshold...
  15. ncbi request reprint Factor analysis of bowel symptoms in US and Italian populations
    W E Whitehead
    UNC Center for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, USA
    Dig Liver Dis 35:774-83. 2003
    ..Aims of this study were to validate the Rome symptom criteria by factor analysis and to determine whether symptoms cluster in the same way in different cultures...
  16. ncbi request reprint Introduction. The Rome Foundation and Rome III
    D A Drossman
    Rome Foundation and UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 19:783-6. 2007
  17. doi request reprint Clinical trial: phase 2 study of lubiprostone for irritable bowel syndrome with constipation
    J F Johanson
    College of Medicine, University of Illinois, Rockford, IL, USA
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 27:685-96. 2008
    ..Analyses of a trial in constipated patients indicated that lubiprostone may be an effective treatment for irritable bowel syndrome with constipation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory bowel disease versus irritable bowel syndrome: a hospital-based, case-control study of disease impact on quality of life
    F Pace
    Dept of Gastroenterology L Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 38:1031-8. 2003
    ..Eighty patients with IBD (26 with ulcerative colitis and 54 with Crohn disease) and 85 controls with IBS formed the patient samples of the study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural variation in disease-related concerns among patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    S Levenstein
    Gastroenterology Division, San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1822-30. 2001
    ..4) The reasons for national differences may have social, cultural, and/or economic determinants with relevance to the patient-physician relationship, patient education, and therapeutic decision making...