Lifestyle related risk factors in the aetiology of gastro-oesophageal reflux.

BACKGROUND/AIM The aetiology of gastro-oesophageal reflux is largely unknown. The authors' aim was to examine the relation between lifestyle habits and gastro-oesophageal reflux symptoms. SUBJECTS Participants of two consecutive public health surveys in Nord-Trondelag, Norway. METHODS In a case control study within the two public health surveys, 3153… CONTINUE READING