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Prevalence of EED and Quality of Life Evaluated by Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)-Q in Korean GERD Patients (Preedom)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00768196
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 7, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 7, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to asses the EED symptom prevalence in Koran GERD patients with typical reflux symptom and to evaluate quality of life with the scales including Gerd Q.

Condition or disease
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 2000 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence of EED and Quality of Life Evaluated by Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)-Q in Korean GERD Patients
Study Start Date : September 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: GERD




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The primary variable is the total rate of GERD patients who had EED symptom and effect on their quality of life.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. The secondary variable is the comparison of the EED symptom frequency in ERD and NERD patients.


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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
general hospital sample
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • GERD patients who have experienced heartburn or acid regurgitation during past 7 days
  • GERD patients who have already undergone endoscopy before enrolment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Involvement in the planning and conduct of the programme
  • The person who took the medicine such as PPI or H2RA during the last 7 days
  • Severe systemic disease

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Locations
Korea, Republic of
Research Site
Cheonan, Chungnam, Korea, Republic of
Research Site
Seoul, Kyungkido, Korea, Republic of
Research Site
Sungnam, Kyungkido, Korea, Republic of
Research Site
Suwon, Kyungkido, Korea, Republic of
Sponsors and Collaborators
AstraZeneca
Investigators
Study Director: Joon-Woo Bahn AstraZeneca Korea

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00768196     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-GKR-DUM-2008/1
First Posted: October 7, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 7, 2010
Last Verified: December 2010

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
GERD
Korea
typical symptom
quality of life
Naturalistic
epidemiological

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Deglutition Disorders
Esophageal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases