Understanding Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease ChartBy
- Frank Netter
This chart defines GERD and describes its cause as a poorly functioning lower esophageal sphincter. Anatomical/lifestyle factors contributing to GERD are discussed and illustrated, along with GERD-triggers, such as diet, smoking and alcohol use. Recommends seeking medical advice and specific lifestyle changes to help relieve GERD.
- Meticulously reproduced in full color
- Printed on sturdy paper and laminated to withstand years of use
- Metal grommets for easy wall display
Published: March 2005