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GERD: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease & Heartburn Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World GERD - Heartburn category. Though topics may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

  1. Problems for Veterans on Prescription Reflux Drugs
    U.S. veterans with GERD frequently prescribed doses of proton pump inhibitors much higher than recommended and are kept on the drug for too long - Published: 2013-02-21
  2. Stomach Wrap Operations for Acid Reflux
    Stomach wrap operations may be more effective than acid suppression tablets in the treatment of severe acid reflux - Published: 2010-03-16
  3. Clinical Trial Testing Treatment for Severe Indigestion
    Mayo Clinic researchers lead national clinical trial testing new treatment for chronic, severe indigestion - Published: 2009-09-17
  4. Stomach Acid Reducer Triples Risk of Developing Pneumonia
    Stomach acid reducer used to prevent stress ulcers in critically ill patients increases risk of patients contracting pneumonia threefold - Published: 2009-09-14
  5. Gerd Treatment Option for Chronic Heartburn Studied at Mayo Clinic
    Mayo Clinic is studying safety and effectiveness of surgically implanted investigation device for treating gastro esophageal reflux disease GERD - Published: 2009-04-14
  6. Treatment of Barrett's Esophagus - Mayo Clinic Study
    A treatment for Barretts esophagus in patients with dysplasia or abnormal cells within tissue that are a signal for progression to possible cancer is showing promise - Published: 2009-03-11


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