In this podcast, Craig Zalvan, MD, talks about the diagnosis and management of patients with functional heartburn, including what treatment options are available and what lifestyle modifications can be made to help improve symptoms of functional heartburn.
Do you know the most common type of reflux in patients with functional heartburn? Take our quiz to find out!
C. Prakash Gyawali, MD, MRCP, discusses the differences between conventional functional heartburn/reflux hypersensitivity (FH/RH) and FH/RH overlapping with gastroesophageal reflux disease.
The terms “heartburn” and “gastroesophageal reflux disease” are often used interchangeably. However, differences in etiologies impact treatment options and outcomes. This review outlines the most common reflux disorders, as well as how to diagnose and treat each based on the current clinical guidelines.
Do acupuncture and hypnotherapy have any benefit as monotherapy in functional heartburn? Take the quick quiz and find out.
Are you up to date with the American Gastroenterological Association's guidance on proton pump inhibitor therapy for patients with functional heartburn? Find out by taking this quick quiz!
The American Gastroenterological Association’s clinical practice update highlights the presentation, diagnosis, and management of functional heartburn.
This infographic from the World Gastroenterology Organisation shows a global perspective of heartburn, including worldwide prevalence ranges, common presenting symptoms, and complications of untreated heartburn.
Do you know what is required to diagnosis a patient with functional heartburn? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
In a recent study, researchers investigated whether the oral microbiome differs in patients with functional symptoms of heartburn compared to those with GERD.