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Epidemiological Study to Assess the Symptoms and Patterns of Diagnosis and Treatment of GERD

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00524355
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 3, 2007
Last Update Posted : July 17, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca

Brief Summary:
To describe the frequency, type and severity of the symptoms in patients visiting the GI or internal physicians, with symptoms consistent with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)

Condition or disease
GERD

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 2717 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Epidemiological Study to Assess the Symptoms and Patterns of Diagnosis and Treatment of the Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Study Start Date : March 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2007




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
primary care clinics, private clinics and out-patient department at hospitals in cities and provinces of Viet Nam
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients from both sexes, aged 18 years or older
  • Patients complaining of symptoms consistent with reflux disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with GI cancer and those where the only reason for the visit is renewing the prescription are excluded

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Locations
Vietnam
Research Site
Hanoi, Vietnam
Research Site
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Sponsors and Collaborators
AstraZeneca
Investigators
Study Chair: Ta Long, MD, PhD 108 Hospital, Hanoi
Study Chair: Do Van Dung, MD, PhD Ho Chi Minh City Univ of Medicine and Pharmacist
Principal Investigator: Dao Van Long, MD, PhD Ha Noi University of Medicine Hospital

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00524355     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-GVN-NEX-2007/1
NIS-G84-GER-2007/2
First Posted: September 3, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 17, 2009
Last Verified: July 2009

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
GERD
GIS
heartburn
NIS
PPI