Understanding Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Chart

By

  • Frank Netter, MD

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
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Book information

  • Published: March 2005
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-929007-79-0