Q&A: TIF may improve quality of life in patients with reflux symptoms

Researchers introduced transoral incisionless fundoplication to treat reflux disease in 2006.Since then, EndoGastric Solutions developed the EsophyX device, prompting the use of four different procedures with each yielding very different results.Healio Gastroenterology spoke with Glenn M. Ihde, MD, on the evolution of EsophyX for the treatment of reflux disease and recent developments in the outcomes.Healio: What stages of evolution has TIF undergone since 2006?Ihde: Since the initial introduction, there have been changes in both the device and the technique. Device improvements have improvedRead More

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