Will PPIs Protect You from Esophageal Cancer?

There are new¬†guidelines from the American Gastroenterological Association (Gastroenterology, March, 2017). They inform physicians that best practices require prescribing proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) to patients with Barrett’s esophagus for long periods of time. The goal of the treatment is to prevent this condition from turning into esophageal cancer. How good is the evidence? GERD and … Continue reading Will PPIs Protect You from Esophageal Cancer?