Effects of eosinophilic oesophagitis on quality of life in an adult UK population: a case control study.

@article{Hewett2017EffectsOE,
  title={Effects of eosinophilic oesophagitis on quality of life in an adult UK population: a case control study.},
  author={Rhys Hewett and Christopher Alexakis and A D Farmer and J Ainley and Vivek H. Chhaya and Jamal O Hayat and Andrew P Poullis and J Y Kang},
  journal={Diseases of the esophagus : official journal of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus},
  year={2017},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={1-7}
}
Eosinophilic oesophagitis (EoE) is a chronic immune-mediated esophageal disease, characterized by symptoms related to esophageal dysfunction and histologically by eosinophil predominant inflammation. Current evidence for an adverse impact on quality of life (QoL) is conflicting and there are no data from a UK population regarding QoL. We conducted a… CONTINUE READING