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Non-Pharmacological Alternatives to Proton Pump Inhibitors: Comparative Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: May 11, 2018
Project Number: RB1217-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the comparative clinical effectiveness of non-pharmacological or alternative interventions compared to proton pump inhibitors for patients with disorders of excessive acid secretion?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines for non-pharmacological or alternative interventions for patient with excessive acid secretion?

Key Message

One non-randomized study and three evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the comparative clinical effectiveness of non-pharmacological or alternative interventions compared to proton pump inhibitors for patients with disorders of excessive acid secretion.