3. Barrett's Esophagus

  1. John WD McDonald Professor of Medicine5,
  2. Andrew K Burroughs Professor of Hepatology Consultant Physician/Hepatologist6,
  3. Brian G Feagan Professor of Medicine5 and
  4. M Brian Fennerty Professor of Medicine7
  1. Constantine A Soulellis1,
  2. Marc Bradette2,
  3. Naoki Chiba3,4,
  4. M Brian Fennerty Professor of Medicine7 and
  5. Carlo A Fallone1

Published Online: 22 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314403.ch3

Evidence-Based Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Third Edition

Evidence-Based Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Soulellis, C. A., Bradette, M., Chiba, N., Fennerty, M. B. and Fallone, C. A. (2010) Barrett's Esophagus, in Evidence-Based Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Third Edition (eds J. W. McDonald, A. K. Burroughs, B. G. Feagan and M. B. Fennerty), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314403.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Robarts Clinical Trials, Robarts Research Unit, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

  2. 6

    The Royal Free Sheila Sherlock Liver Centre, Royal Free Hospital, and University College London, London, UK

  3. 7

    Oregon Health and Science University, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Portland, Oregon, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Gastroenterology, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada

  2. 2

    Division of Gastroenterology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Québec City, Canada

  3. 3

    Division of Gastroenterology, McMaster University Medical Centre, Hamilton, Canada

  4. 4

    Guelph General Hospital, Guelph, Canada

  5. 7

    Oregon Health and Science University, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Portland, Oregon, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405181938

Online ISBN: 9781444314403

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Keywords:

  • gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD);
  • longer-segment Barrett's esophagus (LSBE);
  • non-endoscopic reflux disease (NERD);
  • Proton pump inhibitors (PPI);
  • nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID);
  • Argon plasma coagulation (APC);
  • Multipolar electrocoagulation (MPEC);
  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT);
  • Radiofrequency ablation (RFA);
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definition

  • Epidemiology

  • Pathogenesis

  • Diagnosis

  • Treatment

  • Screening and surveillance

  • Summary of practice guidelines

  • Conclusion

  • References