oa Modern Medicine - The diagnosis and management of gastro-oesophageal reflux in infancy
|Article Title||The diagnosis and management of gastro-oesophageal reflux in infancy|
|© Publisher:||Infixion Media (Pty) Ltd|
|Affiliations||1 University of Queensland, Department of Gastroenterology, Royal Children's Hospital, Brisbane, Australia|
|Publication Date||Nov 1991|
|Pages||75 - 85|
|Keyword(s)||Diagnosis, Gastro-oesophageal reflux, Infancy, Management and Oesophageal function|
Gastro-oesophageal reflux, the retrograde movement of gastric contents into the oesophagus due to dysfunction of the distal oesophagus, is a common event which can occur repeatedly throughout life without disability but which can result in serious morbidity and even mortality.
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