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[a-i] “I have observed that when the use of fat or oily food has been persevered in for some time, there is generally the presence of bile in the gastric fluids.” Experiments and Observations on the Gastric Juice, and the Physiology of Digestion by William Beaumont, 1833

Experiments and Observations on the Gastric Juice, and the Physiology of ... - William Beaumont, Alexis St. Martin - Google Books

[a-ii] Dramatic diurnal variation in the concentration of the human trefoil peptide TFF2 in gastric juice -- Semple et al. 48 (5): 648 -- Gut

[a-iii] Host-Bacterial Interactions in Helicobacter pylori Infection - Gastroenterology

[a-iv] Results - Drug Class Review: Proton Pump Inhibitors - NCBI Bookshelf

[a-v] Systematic review of PPI and H2A in Reflux oesophagitis

[a-vi] Esomeprazole provides improved acid control vs. omeprazole In patients with symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. - PubMed - NCBI

[a-vii] Management of reflux esophagitis: does the choice of proton pump inhibitor matter? - PubMed - NCBI

[a-viii] BMC Gastroenterology | Full text | Gaviscon(R) vs. Omeprazole in symptomatic treatment of moderate gastroesophageal reflux. A direct comparative randomised tria...

[a-ix] Proton pump inhibitor use may not prevent high-grade dysplasia and oesophageal adenocarcinoma in Barrett's oesophagus: a nationwide study of 9883 patients - PubMed ...

[a-x] Acid-suppressive medications and risk of oesophageal adenocarcinoma in patients with Barrett's oesophagus: a systematic review and meta-analysis -- Singh et al....

[a-xi] PPIs Protective for Esophageal Cancer

[a-xii] Dyspepsia and gastro‑oesophageal reflux disease | 1-recommendations | Guidance and guidelines | NICE


[b-i] Chronic diarrhea caused by idiopathic bile acid malabsorption: an explanation at last, Expert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Informa Healthcare 

[b-ii] Acute Cholecystitis associated with pancreatic reflux

[b-iii] American Journal of Gastroenterology - Abstract of article: No association between gallstones and gastroesophageal reflux disease


[f-i]  Heller Myotomy Versus Heller Myotomy With Dor Fundoplication for Achalasia

[f-ii]  Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication in the treatment of Barrett's esophagus - 10 years of experience.

[f-iii]  20 years later: laparoscopic fundoplication durability.

[f-iv] Laparoscopic Nissen-Rossetti fundoplication is effective to control gastro-oesophageal and pharyngeal reflux

[f-v]  Laparoscopic Toupet versus Nissen fundoplication for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease.

[f-vi]  Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication

[r-i] LPR - Aspiration of Upper Oesophageal Reflux (August 2014)

[r-ii] Heartburn Hell on the NBC Today Show: omitting things consumers might want to know about a $14K device -

[r-iii] One Hundred Consecutive Patients Treated with Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: 6 Years of Clinical Experience from a Single ...

[r-iv] Device for acid reflux approved by FDA, but not by insurers -

[r-v] LINX Procedure for GERD: Risks and Benefits

[r-vi] Laparoscopic insertion of a magnetic bead band for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease | Guidance and guidelines | NICE

[r-vii] Long-term maintenance effect of radiofrequency energy delivery for refractory GERD: a decade later - Springer

[r-viii] Endoluminal Treatments for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) - A SAGES Guideline

[r-ix] Antireflux Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication Using EsophyX: 12-Month Results of a Prospective Multicenter Study - Springer

[r-x] Two-year results of a feasibility study on antireflux transoral incisionless fundoplication using EsophyX - Springer

[r-xi] Clinical and pH-metric outcomes of transoral esophagogastric fundoplication for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease - Springer

[r-xii] EsophyX for Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) Proves Itself in Trial (w/video)

[r-xiii] TIF Underperforming as Long-Term GERD Treatment

[r-xiv] Medigus Announces Completion of First Commercial Procedures in Turkey in GERD Patients Using New Generation of MUSE™ System

[r-xv] First MUSE procedures for GERD performed in Italy

[r-xvi] Endoscopic anterior fundoplication with the Medigus Ultrasonic Surgical Endostapler (MUSE™) for gastroesophageal reflux disease: 6-month results from a multi-center prospective trial

[r-xvii] Endoluminal gastroplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease | 1-guidance | Guidance and guidelines | NICE

[r-xviii] Endocinch therapy for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: a one year prospective follow up

[r-xviv] Long term failure of endoscopic gastroplication (EndoCinch)

[r-xx] EndoCinch Procedure: Success Rates

[r-xxi] StomaphyX Gastric Bypass Revision Surgery

[r-xxii] Short-term electrical stimulation of the lower esophageal sphincter increases sphincter pressure in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease

[r-xxiii] Electrical stimulation therapy of the lower esophageal sphincter is successful in treating GERD: final results of open-label prospective trial - Springer

[r-xxiv] EndoStim Treats First Patient with Severe Acid Reflux... -- THE HAGUE, Netherlands and ST. LOUIS, Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

[r-xxv] Long-term results of electrical stimulation of the lower esophageal sphincter for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease

[r-xxvi] Two-year results of intermittent electrical stimulation of the lower esophageal sphincter treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease - Surgery

[r-xxvii] EndoStim Launches Second Generation Neurostimulation Device for GERD -- NIJMEGEN, Netherlands and ST. LOUIS, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

[r-xxviii] Endoluminal gastroplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

[r-xxviv] Electrical stimulation of the lower oesophageal sphincter for treating gastro-oesophageal reflux disease | Guidance and guidelines | NICE

[r-xxx] Endoscopic implantation of enteryx for treatment of GERD: 12-month results of a prospective, multicenter trial. - PubMed - NCBI

[r-xxxi] Enteryx implantation for GERD: expanded multicenter trial results and interim postapproval follow-up to 24 months

[r-xxxii] Complications involving the mediastinum after injection of Enteryx for GERD - Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

[r-xxxiii] Public Health Notifications (Medical Devices) > FDA Preliminary Public Health Notification*: Recall of Boston Scientific ENTERYX® Procedure Kits.

[r-xxxiv] Visceral artery embolization after endoscopic injection of Enteryx for gastroesophageal reflux disease

[r-xxxv] Endoscopic augmentation of the lower oesophageal sphincter using hydrogel implants for the treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

[r-xxxvi] A now rarely seen anti-reflux device: The Angelchik prosthesis - International Journal of Case Reports and Images (IJCRI)

[r-xxxvii] Dysphagia Secondary to an Angelchik Prosthesis Insertion: the Role of Laparoscopic Management - SAGES Abstract Archives

[r-xxxviii] Complications of the Angelchik Antireflux Prosthesis | Annals of Internal Medicine

Efficacy of a Novel “UES Assist Device” in Management of Supraesophageal Complications of Reflux Disease: the Results of a Limited Clinical Trial

[r-xl] Use of a Sleep Positioning Device Significantly Improves Nocturnal Gastroesophageal Reflux Symptoms

[r-xli] A Novel Sleep Assist Device Prevents Gastroesophageal Reflux: A Randomized Controlled Trial

[r-xlii] Phase II Trial of Curcumin in Patients with Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

[r-xliii] Japanese apricot improves symptoms of gastrointestinal dysmotility associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease.


[c-i] UK tops WHO gullet cancer table and obesity may be factor - BBC News

[c-ii] Long-term Consequences of Chronic Proton Pump Inhibitor Use

[c-iii] Consumer Use of Over-the-Counter PPIs in Patients With GERD

[c-iv] Proton pump inhibitor use and the risk of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth: a meta-analysis. - PubMed - NCBI

Tests and diagnosis

[t-i] Systematic Four-Quadrant Biopsy Detects Barrett's Dysplasia

[t-ii] The Seattle protocol does not more reliably predict the detection of cancer at the time of esophagectomy than a less intensive surveillance protocol. - PubMed -...

[t-iii] Diagnosis of extraesophageal reflux in children with chronic otitis media with effusion using Peptest.

[t-iv] Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News - U.K. Study Finds No Need for Diagnostic Barium Test


[tr-i] New British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) guidelines for the diagnosis and management of Barrett's oesophagus

[tr-ii] Radiofrequency Ablation in Barrett's Esophagus with Dysplasia — NEJM

[tr-iii] Comparing outcome of radiofrequency ablation in Barrett's with high grade dysplasia and intramucosal carcinoma: a prospective multicenter UK registry... - Abstract - Europe PubMed Central

[tr-iv] Cryotherapy for Barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer. - PubMed - NCBI

[tr-v] Horizon Scanning in Surgery: Application to Surgical Education and Practice - Cryotherapy for Esophageal Cancer

[tr-iv] Photodynamic therapy vs radiofrequency ablation for Barrett’s dysplasia: Efficacy, safety and cost-comparison

[tr-vii] Randomized trial of argon plasma coagulation vs. multipolar electrocoagulation for ablation of Barrett's esophagus.

[tr-viii] A prospective comparison of totally minimally invasive versus open Ivor Lewis esophagectomy


[o-i] The effects of concomitant GERD, dyspepsia, and rhinosinusitis on asthma symptoms

[o-ii] Gastroesophageal reflux as a cause of chronic cough, severe asthma, and migratory pulmonary infiltrates

[o-iii] Chronic Asthma and Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease: The Treatment Plans

[o-iv] CORE Dumping Syndrome factsheet

[o-v] Closer to a treatment for the 'asthma of the esophagus' | EurekAlert! Science News

Myths and Misconceptions

[m-i] Negative Effects of Alkaline Water | eHow

[m-ii] What You Need to Know When You Prescribe a PPI: Cancer

[m-iii] Don’t believe the hype – 10 persistent cancer myths debunked - Cancer Research UK - Science blog