Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics
First published: 29 November 2017
C. Broers, J. Tack, A. Pauwels
Objective: When gastro-oesophageal reflux is causing symptoms or lesions in the oesophagus, this is referred to as gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD). GERD can manifest itself through typical symptoms (heartburn, regurgitation) or may lead to extra-oesophageal symptoms.
Methods: PubMed was searched for relevant articles using the keywords: GERD, asthma, COPD, prevalence, treatment. Case reports were excluded, only English language articles were considered.
Para dejar un comentario antes debes iniciar sesión:
¿No tienes una cuenta?
Regístrate a través de éste enlace.