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Clinical Challenges in Otolaryngology
September 20, 2010

GERD-Related Chronic Laryngitis: Pro

Author Affiliations

Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison.



Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010;136(9):910-913. doi:10.1001/archoto.2010.152

Hypothesis:Gastric acid blockade with PPIs is effective in treating LPR.

I searched the PubMed database and the OVID Database of Systematic Reviews for laryngopharyngeal reflux, laryngopharyngeal reflux PPI treatment, and gastroesophageal reflux AND laryngitis. I also searched the Cochrane Database of Systemic Reviews using keyword combinations of laryngitisand reflux. In addition, I accessed the 58 references included in my earlier article1and also hand searched pertinent subject matter journals and reference lists of key research articles for articles relevant to the present analysis.

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