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To Determine if Sleep Deprivation Results in Increased Esophageal Acid Exposure

2014-08-27 03:14:59 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine if sleep deprivation results in increased esophageal acid exposure In healthy controls and GERD patients.

Description

To determine if increased esophageal acid exposure is mediated by altering appetite regulation. To assess if there is any relationship between sleep deprivation and the serum level of TNF-alfa(a protein that can be elevated in inflammation.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Gastroesophageal Disease

Location

SArizonaVAHCS
Tucson
Arizona
United States
85723

Status

Completed

Source

Southern Arizona VA Health Care System

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:59-0400

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