Maximal acid reflux control for Barrett's oesophagus: Feasible and effective Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Ulcer Agents
  • Barrett Esophagus
  • Gastric Acid
  • Omeprazole
  • Proton Pump Inhibitors
  • Ranitidine

abstract

  • Consistent and individually tailored maximal acid suppression documented by pH-metry is achievable and may result in decreased length and development of squamous islands in patients with Barrett's epithelium. This approach should be further evaluated as potentially the preferred medical treatment for these patients.

publication date

  • April 7, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1046/j.1365-2036.2001.00958.x

PubMed ID

  • 11284781

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 519

end page

  • 24

volume

  • 15

number

  • 4