What is left of the endoscopic antireflux devices?

@article{Jafri2009WhatIL,
  title={What is left of the endoscopic antireflux devices?},
  author={S. Jafri and G. Arora and G. Triadafilopoulos},
  journal={Current Opinion in Gastroenterology},
  year={2009},
  volume={25},
  pages={352–357}
}
Purpose of review We critically analyze existing endoscopy-based interventions for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). The focus is on the effectiveness of available procedures and to delineate goals for future research. Recent findings Recent evaluations of the EndoCinch system reveal poor long-term results and no significant improvement over sham therapy due to poor apposition of mucosa with stitches. Recent studies with transoral incisionless fundoplication demonstrate improvement in… Expand
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