Classification of esophageal motor findings in gastro-esophageal reflux disease: Conclusions from an international consensus group.

BACKGROUND High-resolution manometry (HRM) has resulted in new revelations regarding the pathophysiology of gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD). The impact of new HRM motor paradigms on reflux burden needs further definition, leading to a modern approach to motor testing in GERD. METHODS Focused literature searches were conducted, evaluating… CONTINUE READING