GERD and LPR, Esophageal Disease

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2010 Cochrane - Keystone, CO

2010 Cochrane ScholarsKeystone, ColoradoSponsored by Elliot Regenbogen, MDEsophageal Reflux Disease Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy Impact Upon Sleep  Disturbance: A Systematic ReviewElliot Regenbogen, MD,  Alex Helkin, Rachel Georgopoulos, Tajender Va

Laryngopharyngeal Reflux

Laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) is a condition in which gastric contents flow in a retrograde fashion and contact the tissues of the upper aerodigestive tract.  LPR may be associated with hoarseness, frequent throat clearing, cough, globus sensation,

Clinical Indicators: Laryngoscopy or Nasopharyngoscopy

Clinical Indicators are intended to help practitioners engage in the best practices, reduce errors, and improve value received.

CPT Code Changes for 2014

There are several Current Procedural Terminology® (CPT) code changes for 2014 applicable to otolaryngologists. Below is a summary of these changes.

CPT for ENT: Changes to the Esophagoscopy Family of Codes for CY 2014

As members are likely aware, 2014 brings significant changes to the Esophagoscopy family of CPT codes.