Therapy of GERD: Nocturnal acid breakthrough in perspective Report uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenoma
  • Colonography, Computed Tomographic
  • Colorectal Neoplasms

abstract

  • Dr. Katz states that nocturnal gastric acid breakthrough is an often misunderstood concept. He gives the definition of NAB and summarizes his article by writing that "patients with nighttime symptoms on PPIs should be aggressively evaluated with full esophageal function studies and prolonged ambulatory monitoring to determine whether the nocturnal symptoms are indeed due to reflux.".

publication date

  • April 2005

Research

keywords

  • Report

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 57

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 29

number

  • 4