Bracelet-Like Device Appears to Control Chronic Acid Reflux
Published Online: Friday, May 30, 2014
C. Daniel Smith, MD, chair of the surgery department at the Mayo Clinic in Florida, discusses a bracelet-like device with magnetic beads that is designed to control acid reflux.
GERD patients are not following recommendations to avoid acid-triggering foods, according to a recent study.
Recent study on healing rates of reflux esophagitis patients suggests that some refractory patients may heal with extended acid suppression treatment.
A recent study indicates that eating meals quickly does not increase reflux episodes in gastroesophageal reflux disease patients.