Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) ia a chronic disease highly associated with several pulmonary disease and sleep disorders leading to a negative impact on the quality of life. Aim of this study was to investigate the correlation between these disorders and the health-related quality of life. A total of 173 patients were included into the study. The severity of these reflux related disorders is well correlated with a significant negative impact on the normal daily activity. The cases with advanced severity of sleeping difficulties had the worst well-being.

Relationship between sleeping difficulties and airway symptoms severity with the health-related quality of life in patients with GERD

ANDALORO, CLAUDIO
Primo
Writing – Original Draft Preparation
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GRILLO, Calogero
Investigation
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GRILLO, CATERINA MARIA
Penultimo
Investigation
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LA MANTIA, Ignazio
Ultimo
Supervision
2017

Abstract

Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) ia a chronic disease highly associated with several pulmonary disease and sleep disorders leading to a negative impact on the quality of life. Aim of this study was to investigate the correlation between these disorders and the health-related quality of life. A total of 173 patients were included into the study. The severity of these reflux related disorders is well correlated with a significant negative impact on the normal daily activity. The cases with advanced severity of sleeping difficulties had the worst well-being.
Gastroesophageal reflux, Sleep wake disorders, Quality of life
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