Understanding Heartburn/GERD Medications (cont.)
Author and Editor
Annette (Gbemudu) Ogbru, PharmD, MBA
Jay W. Marks, MD
REFERENCE: Last Editorial Review: 5/15/2012
MedscapeReference. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease.
Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc.
Editors: Simmy Bank, MD, MB, ChB, Chair, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Long Island Jewish Hospital, Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; BS Anand, MD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Baylor University College of Medicine.
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