Tobacco Smoking Cessation and Improved Gastroesophageal Reflux: A Prospective Population-Based Cohort Study: The HUNT Study

Abstract

OBJECTIVES:Tobacco smoking increases the risk of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms (GERS), but whether tobacco smoking cessation improves GERS is unclear. The aim of this study was to clarify if tobacco smoking cessation improves GERS.METHODS:The study was based on the Nord-Trøndelag health study (the HUNT study), a prospective population-based cohort study… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ajg.2013.414

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