TITLE

GERD worsens sleep related quality of life in patients with obstructive sleep apnea

AUTHOR(S)
Guda, Nalini; Partington, Susan; Vakil, Nimish
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "GERD Worsens Sleep Related Quality of Life in Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea," by Nalini Guda, Susan Partington and Nimish Vakil is presented.
ACCESSION #
66954501

 

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