What is proton pump inhibitors unresponsiveness in gastroesophageal reflux disease? How should these cases be managed?


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ÇELEBİ A. , YILMAZ H.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.28, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 28
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tjg.2017.18
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY

Abstract

Proton pump inhibitors become the most potent therapeutic option in gastroesophageal reflux disease. Unresponsiveness to this treatment is not uncommon in clinical practice. We reviewed the definition of PPI unresponsiveness and the management of this situation.