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The Montreal Definition and Classification of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: A Global Evidence-Based Consensus
Novel aspects of the new definition include a patient-centered approach that is independent of endoscopic findings, subclassification of the disease into discrete syndrome, and the recognition of laryngitis, cough, asthma, and dental erosions as possible GERD syndromes. Expand
Current concepts in the management of Helicobacter pylori infection: the Maastricht III Consensus Report
H pylori eradication is less effective than proton pump inhibitor (PPI) treatment in preventing ulcer recurrence in long term NSAID users and a test and treat strategy using a non-invasive test is recommended in adult patients with persistent dyspepsia under the age of 45. Expand
Development of the GerdQ, a tool for the diagnosis and management of gastro‐oesophageal reflux disease in primary care
This study presents a novel and scalable approach that allows for rapid and efficient diagnosis and management of gastro‐oesophageal reflux disease in patients with symptomatic reflux. Expand
American gastroenterological association technical review on the evaluation of dyspepsia.
This work presents a meta-analyses of clinical practice and economics at the cellular level that shows clear trends in immune checkpoint disease and disease progression over time and describes these trends as well as specific cases in the United States. Expand
A Global, Evidence-Based Consensus on the Definition of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in the Pediatric Population
The consensus statements that comprise the Definition of GERD in the Pediatric Population were developed through a rigorous process and are intended to be used for the development of future clinical practice guidelines and as a basis for clinical trials. Expand
Helicobacter pylori in developing countries. World Gastroenterology Organisation Global Guideline.
Therapeutic vaccination is probably the only strategy that would make a decisive difference in the prevalence and incidence of Hp throughout the world, and would be a test-and-treat strategy for those who are at risk for peptic ulcer disease or gastric cancer, as well as for those with troublesome dyspepsia. Expand
A controlled trial of an expansile metal stent for palliation of esophageal obstruction due to inoperable cancer.
Exansile metal stents are a safe and cost-effective alternative to conventional plastic endoprostheses in the treatment of esophageal obstruction due to inoperable cancer and cost effective because of the absence of fatal complications and the decrease in the hospital stay. Expand
Accuracy of the diagnosis of GORD by questionnaire, physicians and a trial of proton pump inhibitor treatment: the Diamond Study
The RDQ, family practitioners and gastroenterologists have moderate and similar accuracy for diagnosis of GORD and Symptom response to esomeprazole did not add diagnostic precision. Expand
Esomeprazole (40 mg) compared with lansoprazole (30 mg) in the treatment of erosive esophagitis
Esomeprazoles (40 mg) is more effective than lansoprazole (30 mg) in healing erosive esophagitis and resolving heartburn and both treatments were well tolerated. Expand
Guidelines for the Management of Dyspepsia
Dyspepsia is a chronic or recurrent pain or discomfort centered in the upper abdomen; patients with predominant or frequent (more than once a week) heartburn or acid regurgitation, should beExpand