Guidelines for surgical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease

@article{Stefanidis2010GuidelinesFS,
  title={Guidelines for surgical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease},
  author={Dimitrios Stefanidis and William W Hope and Geoffrey Paul Kohn and Patrick R. Reardon and William S. Richardson and Robert Fanelli},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={2010},
  volume={24},
  pages={2647-2669}
}
The guidelines for the surgical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) are a series of systematically developed statements to assist physicians and patient decisions about the appropriate use of laparoscopic surgery for GERD. The statements included in this guideline are the product of a systematic review of published literature on the topic, and the recommendations are explicitly linked to the supporting evidence. The strengths and weaknesses of the available evidence are… CONTINUE READING