A new approach to diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) aims to put more focus on oesophageal testing rather than relying on symptoms and the response to acid suppression. Enshrined in the Lyon Consensus, the new principles drawn up by gastroenterologists from Europe and the US, define new standards for oesophageal testing to more precisely ...
New GERD diagnostic approach will wean patients off PPIs
By Michael Woodhead
15 Feb 2018