Barrett Esophagus in Asia: Same Disease with Different Pattern

Posted On Oct 3 2017 by

Prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux in elderly patients in a primary care setting To estimate the prevalence of dyspepsia (thought as upper abdominal pain) and dyspepsia subgroups, an age- and sex-stratified random sample of Olmsted County, Minnesota, residents, aged 30-64 years, were mailed a valid self-report questionnaire; 82% responded (n = 835). Erosive reflux disease (ERD) is prevalent in the West, and its incidence is increasing in the East. N Joseph Espat, MD, MS, FACS Harold J Wanebo Professor of Surgery, Assistant Dean of Clinical Affairs, Boston University School of Medicine; Chairman, Department of Surgery, Director, Adele R Decof Cancer Center, …


Barrett Esophagus in Asia: Same Disease with Different Pattern

Posted On May 20 2015 by

Prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux in elderly patients in a primary care setting To estimate the prevalence of dyspepsia (thought as upper abdominal pain) and dyspepsia subgroups, an age- and sex-stratified random sample of Olmsted County, Minnesota, residents, aged 30-64 years, were mailed a valid self-report questionnaire; 82% responded (n = 835). Erosive reflux disease (ERD) is prevalent in the West, and its incidence is increasing in the East. N Joseph Espat, MD, MS, FACS Harold J Wanebo Professor of Surgery, Assistant Dean of Clinical Affairs, Boston University School of Medicine; Chairman, Department of Surgery, Director, Adele R Decof Cancer Center, …