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Validity and reliability of the reflux symptom index (RSI).
The Otolaryngologic Manifestations of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD): A Clinical Investigation of 225 Patients Using Ambulatory 24‐Hour pH Monitoring and an Experimental Investigation of the
A new diagnostic technique is applied to a population of otolaryngology patients with GERD to determine the incidence of overt and occult GERD and the potential damaging effects of intermittent GER on the larynx are evaluated.
The Validity and Reliability of the Reflux Finding Score (RFS)
This work states that there is no validated instrument whose purpose is to document the physical findings and severity of laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR).
Laryngopharyngeal Reflux: Position Statement of the Committee on Speech, Voice, and Swallowing Disorders of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a clinical term that refers to GER that is excessive and that causes tissue damage and/or clinical symptoms (eg, heartburn).
Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Symptoms Improve Before Changes in Physical Findings
Patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux undergoing treatment appear to have improvement in symptoms before the complete resolution of the laryngeAL findings.
Prevalence of Reflux in 113 Consecutive Patients with Laryngeal and Voice Disorders
LPR occurs in at least 50% of all patients at the center with laryngeal and voice disorders at presentation, and is found in patients with vocal cord neoplastic lesions and patients with muscle tension dysphonias.
Vocal fold scarring: current concepts and management.
Pepsin and Carbonic Anhydrase Isoenzyme III as Diagnostic Markers for Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Disease
The objective was to investigate the potential use of pepsin and carbonic anhydrase isoenzyme III (CA‐III) as diagnostic markers for laryngopharyngeal reflux disease.