Heartburn (Acid Reflux, GORD, Oesophagitis, etc)

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has a leaflet on Acid Reflux and Oesophagitis.

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FORT - Fight Oesophageal Reflux Together

Their purpose is to be the premier UK support group open to all reflux patients including those with Barrett's Oesophagus.

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Heartburn and Hiatus Hernia

Fact sheet available from Core.

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Oesophagitis

Fact sheet available from Core.

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Living With Reflux

A charity which supports families who have a child with Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux (GOR) or Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD), and other associated conditions.

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Catheterless oesophageal pH monitoring

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Endoluminal gastroplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Endoscopic injection of bulking agents for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Endoscopic augmentation of the lower oesophageal sphincter using hydrogel implants for the treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Endoscopic Radio frequency Ablation for Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Endoluminal gastroplication for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease.

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

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Medicine Guide for Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease

Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines (drugs), conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.

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Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.


Further sources / more detailed information

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More detailed medical information

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