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.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease
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.