Assessing Outcomes After Surgery for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disorder (GERD)
The purpose of this study is to review pre-operative studies and patient evaluation reports and compare those with the results of the post-operative studies, patient evaluation reports and subjective patients' outcomes following laparoscopic surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disorder. This will allow us to evaluate how patients have benefited from the procedure.
|Study Design:||Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
|Official Title:||Long and Short Term Outcomes After Laparoscopic Surgery for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease|
- The objective of this study is to review pre-operative studies and evaluation reports and compare those with post-operative studies and evaluation reports to evaluate outcome following laparoscopic surgery for GERD. [ Time Frame: 5 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||December 2006|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||September 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||September 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
This is a single arm study. All patients will be asked to complete questionnaires and have their medical charts reviewed.
Other: Symptom questionnaire
This questionnaire will assess patient outcomes before and after surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disorder.
This study will include all patients who have laparoscopic surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disorder. Patients who participate will be asked to answer questionnaires regarding symptoms of reflux before and after surgery. In addition medical charts will be reviewed for relevant data.
|Contact: Jennifer C Cooper, B.S.||813-844-4218 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Carl B Bowers, R.N.||813-844-7529 ext email@example.com|
|United States, Florida|
|Tampa General Hospital/University of South Florida||Recruiting|
|Tampa, Florida, United States, 33606|
|Contact: Jennifer C. Cooper, B.S. 813-844-4218 ext 4218 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Carl B Bowers, R.N. 813-844-7529 ext 7529 email@example.com|
|Study Director:||Alexander S Rosemurgy, M.D.||University of South Florida|