ReQuest: new dimensions in the assessment and management of GERD.

@article{Stanghellini2005ReQuestND,
  title={ReQuest: new dimensions in the assessment and management of GERD.},
  author={Vincenzo Stanghellini},
  journal={Drugs of today},
  year={2005},
  volume={41 Suppl B},
  pages={7-11}
}
The wide spectrum of symptoms in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and the high prevalence of endoscopy-negative GERD denote the need for a robust, validated questionnaire for symptom assessment in GERD patients. The Reflux Questionnaire ReQuest(TM) meets these criteria and was designed as a simple and effective method for patients' daily self-assessment of GERD symptoms. It is divided into seven dimensions: general well-being; acid complaints; upper abdominal/stomach… CONTINUE READING