Journal article

Effects of baclofen on the functional anatomy of the oesophago-gastric junction and proximal stomach in healthy volunteers and patients with GERD assessed by magnetic resonance imaging and high-resolution manometry: a randomised controlled double-blind study

J Curcic, A Schwizer, E Kaufman, Z Forras-Kaufman, S Banerjee, A Pal, GS Hebbard, P Boesiger, M Fried, A Steingoetter, W Schwizer, M Fox

Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2014


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by an unrestricted grant for independent, investigator led research from Astra Zeneca Research & Development, Molndal, Sweden. Additional support was secured from the Baugarten Foundation, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland and the Zurich Centre for Integrative Human Physiology (ZIHP). Mark Fox, Michael Fried and Werner Schwizer have received funds for research from Nestle Research International, AstraZeneca R&D, Given Imaging, and Reckitt Benckiser. Mark Fox has received support for educational events from Given Imaging, Medical Measurement Systems and Sandhill Scientific Instruments. He has received honoraria for presentations and/or reimbursement for attending symposia and/or is a member of advisory boards for Given Imaging, AstraZeneca, Reckitt Benckiser, Shire, Almirall and Sucampo. Other authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.