Extraoesophageal reflux research highlights Peptest

Extraoesophageal reflux research highlights Peptest

Peptest can be used to diagnose Extraoesophageal reflux (EER) – especially in children with chronic otitis media with effusion (OME) – a professor has highlighted in a recently published paper. OME – often dubbed ‘glue ear’ – occurs frequently in younger...
Peptest in new book on foregut diseases

Peptest in new book on foregut diseases

Peptest has been cited in a new book that focusses on the diagnosis and management of specific benign diseases of the foregut, including reflux disease. The foregut comprises the mouth, oesophagus and the cardiac and pyloric regions of the stomach. Written by experts...
Laryngopharyngeal reflux and sleep problems

Laryngopharyngeal reflux and sleep problems

Q What is the relationship between laryngopharyngeal reflux and sleep? Can LPR cause sleep disturbances and fatigue the next day? Professor Peter Dettmar says: “There is a lot of evidence and published literature on the relationship between gastro-oesophageal reflux...
Pepsin, Peptest and reflux: your questions answered

Pepsin, Peptest and reflux: your questions answered

Q) Are there any developments in the pipeline for finding a way to naturally neutralise refluxed pepsin or even keep it bound into the stomach? The trouble with reflux is you cannot know when you are refluxing most times, so I wonder if there are windows of time where...