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Seven key concepts in the pathophysiology and treatment of progressive GERD

Epublication WebSurg.com, Jan 2017;17(01). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03endemeester002

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In this key lecture, Dr. DeMeester briefly outlines the 7 key concepts in the pathophysiology and treatment of progressive GERD. He discusses PPI treatment in relation to disease progression and how surgery is correlated with these concepts. He stresses the role of the sphincter in the surgical treatment of GERD and how disease progression can be prevented using an appropriate surgery.