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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Manuscript ID 92029
Country India
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ISSN 1948-5190 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Endoscopic full-thickness plication along with argon plasma coagulation for treatment of proton pump inhibitor dependent gastroesophageal reflux disease
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Yogesh Harwani, Shreya Butala, Balaji More, Varun Shukla and Anand Patel
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Corresponding Author Balaji More, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Puducherry 607402, Puducherry, India. drbdmore@gmail.com
Key Words Gastroesophageal reflux disease; Endoscopy; Quality of life; Endoscopic antireflux interventions; Retrospective data analysis; GERD symptom scores; Proton pump inhibitor
Core Tip The findings of this study are clinically relevant as they demonstrate that the endoscopic full-thickness fundoplication with argon plasma coagulation (APC) procedure leads to significant improvements in gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) symptoms and patients' quality of life, fibrosis post APC also helps in preventing suture dehiscence. The reduction in heartburn and regurgitation scores, as well as the overall gastroesophageal reflux disease health-related quality of life scores, signifies a positive impact on the subjective experience of patients with GERD. Moreover, the substantial decrease in proton pump inhibitor (PPI) usage, with a notable percentage of patients not requiring PPIs or prokinetics at 12 months, suggests a potential shift in the management paradigm towards more effective and sustainable alternatives.
Publish Date 2024-05-14 02:49
Citation <p>Harwani Y, Butala S, More B, Shukla V, Patel A. Endoscopic full-thickness plication along with argon plasma coagulation for treatment of proton pump inhibitor dependent gastroesophageal reflux disease. <i>World J Gastrointest Endosc</i> 2024; 16(5): 250-258</p>
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5190/full/v16/i5/250.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.4253/wjge.v16.i5.250
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