Device helps detect new twist on acid reflux disease:

08/2/2008 | KABC-TV (Los Angeles)

Gastroenterologists are seeing an increasing number of acid reflux patients with unusual symptoms, such as chronic cough, asthma, indigestion and nausea. These patients actually have non-acid reflux, which stems from the success of their acid reducing medications in eliminating acid in the stomach. Physicians now have a new monitor that can detect non-acid reflux by measuring electrical resistance in the esophagus rather than acid levels.

View Full Article in:

KABC-TV (Los Angeles)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director of Accreditation
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Stop Loss Sales Executive, (Southern Region)
Indigo Insurance Services
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Chief Executive Officer
Center for Improving Value in Healthcare
Denver, CO
Quality Program Manager II, State Programs
Tufts Health Plan
Watertown, MA
Senior director risk adjustor and coding doc
Novant Health
Charlotte, NC