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Lifestyle factors affecting gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms: a cross-sectional study of healthy 19864 adults using FSSG scores

Nobutake Yamamichi1*, Satoshi Mochizuki1, Itsuko Asada-Hirayama1, Rie Mikami-Matsuda1, Takeshi Shimamoto2, Maki Konno-Shimizu1, Yu Takahashi1, Chihiro Takeuchi1, Keiko Niimi1, Satoshi Ono1, Shinya Kodashima1, Chihiro Minatsuki1, Mitsuhiro Fujishiro1, Toru Mitsushima2 and Kazuhiko Koike1

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1 Department of Gastroenterology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, 7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

2 Kameda Medical Center Makuhari, CD-2, 1-3, Nakase, Mihama-ku, Chiba-city, Japan

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BMC Medicine 2012, 10:45  doi:10.1186/1741-7015-10-45

Published: 3 May 2012

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Two tables showing univariately analyzed correlation between FSSG scores and 23 background factors among 371 PPI users (Table S1) or 539 H2RAs users (Table S2).

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