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  • DDW 2018 When PPIs Don't Work for Reflux, Surgery Beats Drugs After rigorous testing excludes other causes of gastroesophageal reflux disease in patients refractory to proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), fundoplication surgery can be an answer, new research shows.
  • ASCO 2018 Aspirin Plus PPI Prevents Esophageal Cancer Barrett's esophagus doesn't commonly progress to cancer, but there is a risk; chemoprevention with aspirin plus proton pump inhibitor (PPI) works, but also carries a risk.
 

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