John Dent

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Affiliation: South Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Review article: towards the optimization of symptom evaluation in reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:14-8; discussion 38-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint What are the options for upgrading the quality of clinical assessment and research in Barrett's esophagus?
    John Dent
    Nerve Gut Laboratory in the Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:650-1. 2006
  3. pmc Definitions of reflux disease and its separation from dyspepsia
    J Dent
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Level 7, North Wing, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide SA5000, Australia
    Gut 50:iv17-20; discussion iv21-2. 2002
  4. pmc Management of reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Level 7, North Wing, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide SA5000, Australia
    Gut 50:iv67-71. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Review article: from 1906 to 2006--a century of major evolution of understanding of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 24:1269-81. 2006
  6. pmc Epidemiology of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: a systematic review
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and General Medicine, Level 7, North Wing, North Terrace, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
    Gut 54:710-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Review article: pharmacology of esomeprazole and comparisons with omeprazole
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:5-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Review article: initial therapy of reflux disease with esomeprazole
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:18-20. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Reflux disease management strategy: initial therapy
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:28-52. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Overview: initial and long-term management of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:53-7. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Review article: towards the optimization of symptom evaluation in reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:14-8; discussion 38-9. 2004
    ..The outputs of the workshop revealed many aspects of the assessment of reflux disease that would benefit from further research and development. A report on the detailed outputs of the workshop has been published recently...
  2. ncbi request reprint What are the options for upgrading the quality of clinical assessment and research in Barrett's esophagus?
    John Dent
    Nerve Gut Laboratory in the Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:650-1. 2006
  3. pmc Definitions of reflux disease and its separation from dyspepsia
    J Dent
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Level 7, North Wing, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide SA5000, Australia
    Gut 50:iv17-20; discussion iv21-2. 2002
    ..It is likely that the use of short self administered questionnaires in routine clinical care will improve the reliability of separation of reflux induced symptoms from true dyspepsia...
  4. pmc Management of reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Level 7, North Wing, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide SA5000, Australia
    Gut 50:iv67-71. 2002
    ..Throughout these phases of management, the major priorities should include achieving patient satisfaction and minimising management costs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Review article: from 1906 to 2006--a century of major evolution of understanding of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 24:1269-81. 2006
    ..Our understanding of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease has undergone significant changes over the last century...
  6. pmc Epidemiology of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: a systematic review
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and General Medicine, Level 7, North Wing, North Terrace, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
    Gut 54:710-7. 2005
    ..The small number of studies eligible for inclusion in this review highlights the need for global consensus on a symptom based definition of GORD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Review article: pharmacology of esomeprazole and comparisons with omeprazole
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:5-9. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Review article: initial therapy of reflux disease with esomeprazole
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:18-20. 2003
    ..Studies in endoscopy-negative patients, or in both oesophagitis and endoscopy-negative patients, have demonstrated good efficacy for esomeprazole, with high levels of symptom control achieved in the first 7 days of therapy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reflux disease management strategy: initial therapy
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:28-52. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Overview: initial and long-term management of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 17:53-7. 2003
    ..This overview discusses the advantages and disadvantages of these different strategies for the management of reflux disease...
  11. pmc Symptom evaluation in reflux disease: workshop background, processes, terminology, recommendations, and discussion outputs
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    Gut 53:iv1-24. 2004
    ..The workshop was designed to give outputs that could be readily reported and to arrive at specific recommendations on best practice in symptom evaluation in reflux disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint Microscopic esophageal mucosal injury in nonerosive reflux disease
    John Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:4-16. 2007
    ..Additional work is needed to assess the potential of these histologic changes for the diagnosis and assessment of reflux disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Approaches to driving the evolving understanding of lower oesophageal sphincter mechanical function
    John Dent
    Nerve Gut Research Laboratory, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    J Smooth Muscle Res 43:1-14. 2007
    ..This evidence now needs to be better reflected in the methods used for routine clinical practice and research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Review Article: is Helicobacter pylori relevant in the management of reflux disease?
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide SA 5000, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 15:16-21. 2001
    ..pylori eradication. For those in whom reflux oesophagitis development is a defined possibility, oesophagitis is mild, easily treated and most unlikely to be associated with any major risk for development of oesophageal adenocarcinoma...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical strategies -- interactive case discussions
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:97-104. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori and reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Australia
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:S51-7; discussion S73. 1999
    ..For the most relevant patient group, those whose primary problem is reflux disease, there are currently no data available on the effects of H. pylori eradication...
  17. doi request reprint A randomized, comparative trial of a potassium-competitive acid blocker (AZD0865) and esomeprazole for the treatment of patients with nonerosive reflux disease
    John Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:20-6. 2008
    ..This double-blind, randomized, multicenter study investigated the efficacy and safety of AZD0865 in the treatment of patients with nonerosive reflux disease (NERD)...
  18. doi request reprint Landmarks in the understanding and treatment of reflux disease
    John Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Royal Adelaide Hospital and University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:S5-S14. 2009
    ..The life of the Gastroenterological Society of Australia has spanned the period of these major advances. A large number of the members of the Society and their associates have contributed substantially to these advances...
  19. doi request reprint Dysphagia and gastroesophageal junction resistance to flow following partial and total fundoplication
    Jennifer C Myers
    Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, 5005, Australia
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:475-85. 2012
    ..Esophageal peristalsis and basal gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) pressure correlate poorly with dysphagia...
  20. doi request reprint A method to objectively assess swallow function in adults with suspected aspiration
    Taher I Omari
    Gastroenterology Unit, Child, Youth and Women s Health Service, North Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Gastroenterology 140:1454-63. 2011
    ..Pharyngeal manometry and impedance provide information on swallow function. We developed a new analysis approach for assessment of aspiration risk...
  21. doi request reprint Barrett's esophagus: A historical perspective, an update on core practicalities and predictions on future evolutions of management
    John Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Royal Adelaide Hospital, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:11-30. 2011
    ..Weighing risks and benefits in the management of Barrett's esophagus is difficult, as is the process of adequately informing patients about their specific cancer risk...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lower oesophageal sphincter responses to noxious oesophageal chemical stimuli in the ferret: involvement of tachykinin receptors
    L A Blackshaw
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Australia
    J Auton Nerv Syst 66:189-200. 1997
    ..These data indicate that intra-oesophageal acid causes substance P release from extrinsic afferent nerve endings which activates local inhibitory pathways to the LOS via NK-1 receptors...
  23. doi request reprint Accuracy of the diagnosis of GORD by questionnaire, physicians and a trial of proton pump inhibitor treatment: the Diamond Study
    John Dent
    Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Gut 59:714-21. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy of the diagnosis of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) by the Reflux Disease Questionnaire (RDQ), family practitioners, gastroenterologists and a test of esomeprazole therapy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impact of endoscopic suturing of the gastroesophageal junction on lower esophageal sphincter function and gastroesophageal reflux in patients with reflux disease
    William C E Tam
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:195-202. 2004
    ..The mechanisms underlying these effects are not well defined. The aims of our study were to determine the impact of endoscopic suturing of the gastroesophageal junction on lower esophageal sphincter (LES) function in patients with GERD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Endogenous nitric oxide modulates small intestinal nutrient transit and activity in healthy adult humans
    Robert Fraser
    Department of Gastroenterology, Repatriation General Hospital, Daw Park, South Australia 5041
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:1290-5. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of the NO synthase inhibitor NG-monomethyl-L-arginine (L-NMMA) on the regulation of small intestinal nutrient transit and postprandial small intestinal motility in healthy humans...
  26. ncbi request reprint Distal small bowel motility and lipid absorption in patients following abdominal aortic aneurysm repair surgery
    Robert J Fraser
    Investigation and Procedures Unit, Repatriation General Hospital, Daw Park, Adelaide 5041, South Australia
    World J Gastroenterol 12:582-7. 2006
    ..To investigate distal small bowel motility and lipid absorption in patients following elective abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair surgery...
  27. doi request reprint Clinical trial design in adult reflux disease: a methodological workshop
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:107-26. 2008
    ..The development of well-tolerated acid suppressant drugs has stimulated substantial growth in the number of trials assessing therapy options for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...
  28. doi request reprint Pathogenesis of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and novel options for its therapy
    J Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The University of Adelaide, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 20:91-102. 2008
    ..Clinical trials on these agents appear imminent...
  29. pmc GABA(B) receptor-mediated effects on vagal pathways to the lower oesophageal sphincter and heart
    L A Blackshaw
    Nerve Gut Research Laboratory, Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Br J Pharmacol 130:279-88. 2000
    ..This demonstrates heterogeneity of GABA(B) receptors through differential sensitivity to antagonists...
  30. pmc Control of transient lower oesophageal sphincter relaxations and reflux by the GABA(B) agonist baclofen in patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Q Zhang
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Gut 50:19-24. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of baclofen on TLOSRs and postprandial gastro-oesophageal reflux in patients with reflux disease...
  31. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Digestion 59:433-45. 1998
    ..Drugs that inhibit the occurrence of transient lower oesophageal sphincter relaxation are an intriguing possible future therapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effect of cisapride on gastric emptying in premature infants with feed intolerance
    C P Barnett
    Neonatal Medicine Unit, Women s and Children s Hospital, North Adelaide, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 37:559-63. 2001
    ..To assess the effect of cisapride on gastric emptying and gastro-oesophageal reflux (GOR) symptoms in preterm infants with feed intolerance...
  33. pmc Delivery of radiofrequency energy to the lower oesophageal sphincter and gastric cardia inhibits transient lower oesophageal sphincter relaxations and gastro-oesophageal reflux in patients with reflux disease
    W C E Tam
    Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Gut 52:479-85. 2003
    ..However, it is unclear how RFe achieves its antireflux effect. This study investigated the effects of RFe on mechanisms of spontaneous reflux in patients with GORD...
  34. doi request reprint Systematic review: patterns of reflux-induced symptoms and esophageal endoscopic findings in large-scale surveys
    John Dent
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Royal Adelaide Hospital and University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:863-873.e3. 2012
    ..This systematic review assesses findings of endoscopic surveys in the general population with regard to gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...
  35. doi request reprint Endoscopic grading of reflux oesophagitis: the past, present and future
    John Dent
    The University of Adelaide, Nerve Gut Research Laboratory, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 22:585-99. 2008
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  36. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal disorders: future developments
    William Tam
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 16:811-33. 2002
    ..The ablation of Barrett's epithelium results in a reversal of Barrett's epithelium, albeit with an uncertain long-term outcome...
  37. ncbi request reprint Vagal and sympathetic influences on the ferret lower oesophageal sphincter
    L A Blackshaw
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, North Terrace, Australia
    J Auton Nerv Syst 66:179-88. 1997
    ..These may release substance P from peripheral myenteric plexus and prevertebral ganglionic endings causing activation of myenteric NANC inhibitory neurones and sympathetic neurones, respectively...
  38. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of gastro-oesophageal reflux in the ferret
    L A Blackshaw
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 10:49-56. 1998
    ..e. increased triggering of transient LOS relaxation. The conscious ferret is therefore an appropriate model for future studies of manipulation of mechanisms giving rise to gastro-oesophageal reflux...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effect of baclofen on esophagogastric motility and gastroesophageal reflux in children with gastroesophageal reflux disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Taher I Omari
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Pediatr 149:468-74. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxation and gastroesophageal reflux by metabotropic glutamate receptor ligands
    Claudine L Frisby
    Nerve Gut Research Laboratory, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Gastroenterology 129:995-1004. 2005
    ..This study determined the effect of mGluRs on triggering of TLESR and reflux in an established conscious ferret model...
  41. ncbi request reprint The role of the specialist in the diagnosis and short and long term care of patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    J Dent
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, SA, Australia
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:S22-6. 2001
    ..The routine delivery of long term medical therapy should be in primary care, because there is no need for specialized testing or assessment in the course of this treatment...
  42. ncbi request reprint Delayed gastric emptying in ventilated critically ill patients: measurement by 13 C-octanoic acid breath test
    M A Ritz
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Crit Care Med 29:1744-9. 2001
    ..The 13C-octanoic acid breath test is a novel and useful bedside technique to measure gastric emptying in these patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Validation of a novel luminal flow velocimeter with video fluoroscopy and manometry in the human esophagus
    J M Andrews
    Department of Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia 5000
    Am J Physiol 276:G886-94. 1999
    ..This novel instrument measures intraluminal flow velocity and pressures concurrently, thus enabling direct study of pressure-flow relationships. Flow patterns differed between the proximal and distal esophagus...
  44. ncbi request reprint Small intestinal motor patterns in critically ill patients after major abdominal surgery
    J P Toumadre
    Department of Gastrointestinal Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia, Australia
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:2418-26. 2001
    ..Duodenal nutrient delivery did not interrupt the occurrence of these bursts. Persistence of pressure wave bursts in this setting may be important in the delivery of enteral nutrition...
  45. ncbi request reprint Nutrient-induced spatial patterning of human duodenal motor function
    J M Andrews
    Department of Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 280:G501-9. 2001
    ..These complex patterns are likely to be involved in duodenal modulation of flow and gastric emptying rate...
  46. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in adults: Guidelines for clinicians
    Peter Katelaris
    Department of Gastroenterology, University of Sydney, Concord Hospital, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:825-33. 2002
  47. ncbi request reprint Relationships between spatial patterns of colonic pressure and individual movements of content
    I J Cook
    Department of Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, University of Adelaide, Adelaide 5000, Australia
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 278:G329-41. 2000
    ..The effectiveness of transport by a propagating sequence is influenced by its site of origin, amplitude, and velocity...
  48. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease--current concepts in management
    Leon Piterman
    Monash University Department of General Practice, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 33:987-91. 2004
    ..In the past, GORD has been managed with a 'step up' approach beginning with antacids and progressing to H2 antagonists or proton pump inhibitors (PPI) as required...
  49. ncbi request reprint A randomized, comparative study of three doses of AZD0865 and esomeprazole for healing of reflux esophagitis
    Peter J Kahrilas
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611 2951, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:1385-91. 2007
    ..AZD0865 belongs to a new class of acid-suppressing agents with rapid onset of action and potent acid inhibition. We evaluated its effectiveness for healing reflux esophagitis...
  50. ncbi request reprint Effect of body position changes on postprandial gastroesophageal reflux and gastric emptying in the healthy premature neonate
    Michiel P van Wijk
    Centre for Paediatric and Adolescent Gastroenterology, Women s and Children s Hospital, Children, Youth and Women s Health Services, North Adelaide, Australia
    J Pediatr 151:585-90, 590.e1-2. 2007
    ..To identify a body-positioning regimen that promotes gastric emptying (GE) and reduces gastroesophageal reflux (GER) by changing body position 1 hour after feeding...
  51. pmc 10-minute consultation: Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Janusz Jankowski
    Digestive Diseases Centre and Epithelial Office, Department of Medicine, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
    BMJ 325:945. 2002
  52. ncbi request reprint A critical review of the diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus: the AGA Chicago Workshop
    Prateek Sharma
    University of Kansas School of Medicine and VA Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri 64128 2295, USA
    Gastroenterology 127:310-30. 2004
    ..The diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus (BE) are controversial. We conducted a critical review of the literature in BE to provide guidance on clinically relevant issues...
  53. ncbi request reprint Comparison of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease and heartburn diagnoses in UK primary care
    Ana Ruigómez
    Centro Español de Investigación Farmacoepidemiológica CEIFE, Madrid, Spain
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:1661-8. 2006
    ..It is unclear how gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is diagnosed in primary care. The aim of this study is to compare patients given a diagnosis of GORD with those diagnosed with heartburn...
  54. pmc Proton pump inhibitor-therapy refractory gastro-oesophageal reflux disease patients, who are they?
    Albert J Bredenoord
    Gut 56:593-4. 2007
  55. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease--impact of guidelines on GP management
    Catherine N Kirby
    Department of General Practice, Monash University, East Bentleigh, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 37:73-7. 2008
    ..This program examined the impact of clinical guidelines and a 3 year self audit process on general practitioners' diagnosis and management of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease...
  56. ncbi request reprint Paradoxical impact of body positioning on gastroesophageal reflux and gastric emptying in the premature neonate
    Taher I Omari
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Adelaide, Center for Paediatric and Adolescent Gastroenterology, Neonatal Medicine Unit, Women s and Children s Hospital, North Adelaide Australia
    J Pediatr 145:194-200. 2004
    ..To combine manometry and impedance to characterize the mechanisms of gastroesophageal reflux (GER) and to explore their relation to the rate of gastric emptying (GE) and body position...
  57. ncbi request reprint The development and validation of an endoscopic grading system for Barrett's esophagus: the Prague C & M criteria
    Prateek Sharma
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Gastroenterology 131:1392-9. 2006
    ..We aimed to develop and validate explicit, consensus-driven criteria for the endoscopic diagnosis and grading of BE...
  58. ncbi request reprint The Montreal definition and classification of gastroesophageal reflux disease: a global evidence-based consensus
    Nimish Vakil
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53233, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:1900-20; quiz 1943. 2006
    ..The aim of this initiative was to develop a consensus definition and classification that would be useful for patients, physicians, and regulatory agencies...
  59. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis and classification of cancer around the gastroesophageal junction--not so different in Japan
    John Dent
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:934-6. 2006
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Direct observation of organic contaminant uptake, storage, and metabolism within plant roots
    Edward Wild
    Department of Environmental Science, Lancaster University, Lancaster, LA1 4YQ, UK
    Environ Sci Technol 39:3695-702. 2005
    ..The technique and observations have important applications to the fields of agrochemistry and phytoremediation...
  61. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency energy delivery to the gastric cardia inhibits triggering of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxation and gastroesophageal reflux in dogs
    Michael S Kim
    Stanford University Medical Center VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 57:17-22. 2003
    ..The study assessed the effect of radiofrequency energy delivery to the gastric cardia on the triggering of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxations and gastroesophageal reflux in dogs...
  62. pmc The Reflux Disease Questionnaire: a measure for assessment of treatment response in clinical trials
    Michael Shaw
    Park Nicollet Clinic and University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55416 2699, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:31. 2008
    ....