Full-Thickness-Gastroplication For The Treatment Of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease GERD
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01453985
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2011 by General Public Hospital Zell am See. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
This is a prospective study to extensively evaluate subjective patient parameters on quality of life, reflux-symptoms, side effects, medication-use and measurements of esophageal manometry and Impedance-pH-Monitoring after Full-Thickness-Gastroplication.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
persistent or recurrent symptoms despite continuous medical treatment, at least one typical reflux symptom (heartburn/ regurgitation/dysphagia/epigastric pain) and/or at least one atypical reflux symptom (cough/ asthma/hoarseness/distortion of taste), pathologic esophageal acid exposure as documented by a reflux-related DeMeester score ≥14.7, and symptom correlation ≥50%, and/or reflux episodes >73.
any distinct hiatal hernia detectable by gastroscopy or barium radiography, dysphagia, esophageal strictures, poor physical status (American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) scores III and IV) and pregnancy.