Prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease in patients with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


BOR S. , KİTAPCİOGLU G. , SOLAK Z. A. , ERTILAV M., ERDİNÇ M.

JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, cilt.25, ss.309-313, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2009.06035.x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.309-313

Özet

Background and Aims: It is speculated that the prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) might increase with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The aim of the present study was to evaluate the prevalence of GERD in patients with asthma and COPD in an area representative of developing countries.