SALIVARY FLOW RATE AND BUFFERING CAPACITY: A COMPARISON BETWEEN PATIENTS WITH REFLUX SYMPTOMS AND CONTROLS
- Atypical Presentations of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Heidelbaugh, Joel J.; Van Harrison, R.; Nostrant, Timothy T. // American Family Physician;8/15/2008, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p483
Gastroesophageal reflux disease typically manifests as heartburn and regurgitation, but it may also present with atypical or extraesophageal symptoms, including asthma, chronic cough, laryngitis, hoarseness, chronic sore throat, dental erosions, and noncardiac chest pain. Diagnosing atypical...
- Determinants of perception of heartburn and regurgitation. Bredenoord, A. J.; Weusten, B. L. A. M.; Curvers, W. L.; Timmer, R.; Smout, A. J. P. M. // Gut;Mar2006, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p313
Background and aim: It is not known why some reflux episodes evoke symptoms and others do not. We investigated the determinants of perception of gastro-oesophageal reflux. Methods: In 32 patients with symptoms suggestive of gastro-oesophageal reflux, 24 hour ambulatory pH and impedance...
- Atypical Manifestation of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: A Disease With a Thousand Faces. Tae Hoon Oh // Journal of Neurogastroenterology & Motility;Jan2014, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p1
The article focuses on a study which analyzes 16 symptoms related to gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). It discusses symptoms including chest pain, epigastric pain, and nausea. The study concluded that symptoms such as heartburn or regurgitation can be used as indicators to predict positive...
- Classification of adults suffering from typical gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms: contribution of latent class analysis in a European observational study. Bruley des Varannes, Stanislas; Cestari, Renzo; Usova, Liudmila; Triantafyllou, Konstantinos; Alvarez Sanchez, Angel; Keim, Sofia; Bergmans, Paul; Marelli, Silvia; Grahl, Esther; Ducrotté, Philippe // BMC Gastroenterology;2014, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
Background As illustrated by the Montreal classification, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is much more than heartburn and patients constitute a heterogeneous group. Understanding if links exist between patients' characteristics and GERD symptoms, and classify subjects based on...
- Management of regurgitation and reflux. Gupta, Rajeev // GP: General Practitioner;4/15/2002, p70
Examines the management of regurgitation and reflux in infants. Assessment of feeding technique; Approach in managing gastro-oesophageal reflux; Alternatives in managing the diseases.
- Failure to thrive. Gupta, Rajeev // GP: General Practitioner;4/15/2002, p70
Examines the diagnosis of regurgitation in infants. Nutritional assessment of infants; Causes of regurgitation; Association of reflux with regurgitation.
- Severity and frequency of regurgitation decreases with rabeprazole (RAB) treatment in endoscopy-negative gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Johanson, John; Miner, Philip; Orr, William; Mao, Lian; Jokubaitis, Leonard; Sloan, Sheldon // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS13
An abstract of the article "Severity and Frequency of Regurgitation Decreases With Rabeprazole (RAB) Treatment in Endoscopy-Negative Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)," by John Johanson, Philip Miner, William Orr, Lian Mao, Leonard Jokubaitis and Sheldon Sloan is presented.
- Pruebas diagnÃ³sticas en enfermedad por reflujo gastroesofÃ¡gico (ERGE). Ardila, Albis Hani de // Revista Colombiana de GastroenterologÃa;Apr2009, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p210
The true prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is difficult to establish despite that an estimated 11% of the U.S. population experiencing heartburn daily or 30% every three days (1), perhaps due to that the disease can cause many symptoms, both typical and atypical as heartburn...
- Does endoscopy improve outcomes for GERD patients without alarm symptoms? // Journal of Family Practice;Jul2008, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p440
The article reports that endoscopy does not improve symptoms or quality of life in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) without alarm symptoms. Results of the individual randomized clinical trials conducted by Italian researchers show that early endoscopy in GERD patients with no...