Endoscopic full-thickness plication versus laparoscopic fundoplication: a prospective study on quality of life and symptom control

@article{Antoniou2011EndoscopicFP,
  title={Endoscopic full-thickness plication versus laparoscopic fundoplication: a prospective study on quality of life and symptom control},
  author={S. Antoniou and O. Koch and Adolf Kaindlstorfer and K. Asche and Johannes Berger and F. Granderath and R. Pointner},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={2011},
  volume={26},
  pages={1063-1068}
}
BackgroundEndoscopic antireflux techniques have emerged as alternative therapies for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Endoscopic plication receives continuing interest as an effective and safe procedure. This treatment option has not been the subject of comparison with well-established operative therapies to date. The present study aimed at comparatively evaluating the effectiveness of endoscopic plication and laparoscopic fundoplication in terms of quality of life and symptom control… Expand
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