A meta-analysis for the role of proton pump inhibitor therapy in patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux

  title={A meta-analysis for the role of proton pump inhibitor therapy in patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux},
  author={Chunhui Wei},
  journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology},
  • Chunhui Wei
  • Published 16 June 2016
  • Medicine
  • European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
We aimed to systematically review the randomized controlled trials (RCTs) regarding the therapeutic efficiency of proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy for laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR). Randomized and placebo-controlled trials regarding the therapeutic efficacy of PPIs on LPR patients were systematically searched from MEDLINE, Cochrane Library, and EMBASE. Data were extracted from eligible studies meeting the inclusion criteria. Heterogeneity among these eligible studies was evaluated by the Q… 

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