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Evidence-based recommendations for GERD treatment

Hart, Ann Marie PhD, FNP

doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000431881.25363.84
Feature: CE Connection: CHRONIC DISEASE

Abstract: Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common presentation in primary care. New research findings have implications for the diagnosis and management of GERD. The purpose of this article is to synthesize current research related to the diagnosis and management of GERD in adults and to make practice recommendations.

Ann Marie Hart is an Associate Professor and the DNP Program Coordinator at the Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyo.

The author and planners have disclosed that they have no financial relationships related to this article.

© 2013 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins