Explore the latest in gastroesophageal reflux from The JAMA Network, including diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and systemic manifestations in children and adults.
This Medical News article examines the use of stomach acid suppressors to treat mild gastric reflux in infants.
This cohort study examines the efficacy of a dietary approach to treating laryngopharyngeal reflux using alkaline water, a plant-based, Mediterranean-style diet, and standard reflux precautions compared with the traditional treatment approach using proton pump inhibition.
This cohort study assesses the risk of recurrence of gastroesophageal reflux after laparoscopic antireflux surgery and risk factors for reflux recurrence.
This study discusses magnetic sphincter augmentation as an option for patients at a single tertiary referral center.
This cross-sectional analysis uses data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey to determine whether chronic rhinosinusitis is associated with administration of antireflux medications.
This case report describes 2 patients with sticky palms as an adverse effect of proton-pump inhibitors.
This study characterizes the histologic features of esophageal inflammation in patients with acute gastroesophageal reflux disease during and after discontinuation of proton pump inhibitor treatment.
This cohort study examines the association between the use of proton pump inhibitors and the risk of incident dementia in an elderly German population.
This population-based cohort study quantifies the association between proton pump inhibitor use and incident chronic kidney disease among participants in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study.
This article reviews the pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnostic evaluation, and treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease.
This case series characterizes clinical characteristics and outcomes of children with chronic aspiration and normal upper airway anatomy treated at a single academic referral center.
A 73-year-old woman presented with a widespread scaly pruritic rash lasting 2 months. She had an antinuclear antibody titer of 1:80, elevated SS-A antibodies, a creatinine level of 1.8 mg/dL, and an inflammatory pattern on skin biopsy. What would you do next?
This study investigated the factors associated with discordance with the American College of Physician guidelines for esophagogastroduodenoscopy in adult outpatients.
This review article found that laparoscopic antireflux surgery is a very effective and long-lasting treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease.