TITLE

Assessment of reflux symptom severity: methodological options and their attributes

AUTHOR(S)
Bytzer, P.
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Gut;May2004 Supplement 4, Vol. 53, piv28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Despite major advances in our understanding of reflux disease, the management of this disorder still presents many challenges. Reduction of heartburn is the most readily apparent objective for the patient with reflux disease. Thus the ability to measure heartburn accurately is of fundamental importance to clinical research in reflux disease. Here, the available data on the assessment of reflux symptoms-predominantly heartburn-in clinical trials or symptomatic reflux disease are examined.
ACCESSION #
13112524

 

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