Document Detail


Achalasia and diet: assessment of the effect of achalasia on the diet of patients and their spouses.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1914543     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The effect of achalasia on the diet of patients and their spouses was investigated using a validated questionnaire. The discordance between the diet of the patients and their respective spouses was compared with matched controls. There is no statistically significant difference between the discordance of case couples and control couples. Patients with achalasia, and their spouses, eat a normal diet.
Authors:
C S Probert; R Spiller; M Atkinson; J F Mayberry
Related Documents :
21154743 - Enteric dysbiosis associated with a mouse model of alcoholic liver disease.
8215633 - Anabolic therapy with growth hormone accelerates protein gain in surgical patients requ...
19321253 - Diet, fluid, or supplements for secondary prevention of nephrolithiasis: a systematic r...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Dysphagia     Volume:  6     ISSN:  0179-051X     ISO Abbreviation:  Dysphagia     Publication Date:  1991  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-11-18     Completed Date:  1991-11-18     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8610856     Medline TA:  Dysphagia     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  145-6     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
Affiliation:
Leicester General Hospital, UK.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Diet*
Esophageal Achalasia / physiopathology*
Female
Food Habits
Humans
Male
Marriage
Middle Aged

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Temporal reconstruction of sonographic imaging of disturbed tongue movements.
Next Document:  Dysphagia occurring after polio.