TITLE

Review: On-demand maintenance therapy with proton pump inhibitors is as effective as continuous therapy for nonerosive GERD

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 147 Issue 3, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a clinical study analyzing the effectiveness of on-demand maintenance therapy with proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) in treating patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). It discusses the methods followed, data sources, patients' selection criteria and the assessment procedure of the study. It mentions the outcomes of the study and states that it showed the therapy to be more effective than the placebo, in preventing relapse and controlling symptoms of GERD.
ACCESSION #
28019876

 

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