Symptom and function heterogenicity among patients with distal esophageal spasm: Studies using combined impedance-manometry Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Esophageal Spasm, Diffuse
  • Manometry
  • Plethysmography, Impedance
  • Signal Processing, Computer-Assisted

abstract

  • Pressure and bolus transit information in patients with manometrically defined DES points toward heterogenicity of this group of patients. Outcomes data are warranted to evaluate whether stratifying DES patients based on pressure and bolus transit information may improve the clinical approach.

publication date

  • March 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2006.00408.x

PubMed ID

  • 16542281

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 464

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 101

number

  • 3