Michael F. Vaezi, Ph.D., M.D.

Professor

michael.vaezi@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Professor of Medicine Professor of Otolaryngology
Education
M.S., Epidemiology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OhioM.D., University of Alabama, Birmingham, AlabamaPh.D., Bio-Organic Chemistry, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AlabamaB.S., Chemistry, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, Alabama
Office Address
1301 Medical Center Drive
1600 TVC
Nashville, TN 37232-5280
Publications
Wright MR, Sharda R, Vaezi MF. Unmet needs in treating laryngo-pharyngeal reflux disease: where do we go from here?. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2016 May 5/3/2016; PMID: 27137439, DOI: 10.1080/17474124.2016.1179576, ISSN: 1747-4132.

Vaezi MF, Brill JV, Mills MR, Bernstein BB, Ness RM, Richards WO, Brillstein L, Leibowitz R, Strople K, Montgomery EA, Patel K. An Episode Payment Framework for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Gastroenterology [print-electronic]. 2016 Apr; 150(4): 1019-25. PMID: 26907604, PII: S0016-5085(16)00228-6, DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.02.037, ISSN: 1528-0012.

Vaezi MF, Brill JV, Mills MR, Bernstein BB, Ness RM, Richards WO, Brillstein L, Leibowitz R, Strople K, Montgomery EA, Patel K. An Episode Payment Framework for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Symptomatic Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Dysplastic and Nondysplastic Barrett's Esophagus, and Anti-Reflux Surgical and Endoscopic Interventions. Gastroenterology [print-electronic]. 2016 Apr; 150(4): 1009-18. PMID: 26907603, PII: S0016-5085(16)00227-4, DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.02.036, ISSN: 1528-0012.

Francis DO, Slaughter JC, Ates F, Higginbotham T, Stevens KL, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF. Airway Hypersensitivity, Reflux, and Phonation Contribute to Chronic Cough. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2016 Mar; 14(3): 378-84. PMID: 26492842, PMCID: PMC4761487, PII: S1542-3565(15)01405-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2015.10.009, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Patel DA, Harb AH, Vaezi MF. Oropharyngeal Reflux Monitoring and Atypical Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2016 Mar; 18(3): 12. PMID: 26908280, PII: 10.1007/s11894-016-0486-0, DOI: 10.1007/s11894-016-0486-0, ISSN: 1534-312X.

Naik RD, Choksi YA, Vaezi MF. Consequences of bariatric surgery on oesophageal function in health and disease. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2016 Feb; 13(2): 111-9. PMID: 26648126, PII: nrgastro.2015.202, DOI: 10.1038/nrgastro.2015.202, ISSN: 1759-5053.

Krill JT, Naik RD, Vaezi MF. Clinical management of achalasia: current state of the art. Clin Exp Gastroenterol. 2016; 9: 71-82. PMID: 27110134, PMCID: PMC4831602, PII: ceg-9-071, DOI: 10.2147/CEG.S84019, ISSN: 1178-7023.

Naik RD, Choksi YA, Vaezi MF. Impact of Weight Loss Surgery on Esophageal Physiology. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2015 Dec; 11(12): 801-9. PMID: 27134597, PMCID: PMC4849509, ISSN: 1554-7914.

Francis DO, Vaezi MF. Should the Reflex Be Reflux? Throat Symptoms and Alternative Explanations. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2015 Sep; 13(9): 1560-6. PMID: 25264272, PII: S1542-3565(14)01386-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2014.08.044, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Patel DA, Vaezi MF. A Spiraling Case of Persistent Dysphagia. Diffuse Esophageal Spasm. Gastroenterology [print-electronic]. 2015 Aug; 149(2): 298-9. PMID: 26119796, PII: S0016-5085(15)00633-2, DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2015.04.049, ISSN: 1528-0012.

Yachimski P, Maqbool S, Bhat YM, Richter JE, Falk GW, Vaezi MF. Control of acid and duodenogastroesophageal reflux (DGER) in patients with Barrett's esophagus. Am. J. Gastroenterol [print-electronic]. 2015 Aug; 110(8): 1143-8. PMID: 26032153, PII: ajg2015161, DOI: 10.1038/ajg.2015.161, ISSN: 1572-0241.

Kavitt RT, Ates F, Slaughter JC, Higginbotham T, Shepherd BD, Sumner EL, Vaezi MF. Randomized controlled trial comparing esophageal dilation to no dilation among adults with esophageal eosinophilia and dysphagia. Dis. Esophagus [print-electronic]. 2015 Jul 7/30/2015; PMID: 26228516, DOI: 10.1111/dote.12398, ISSN: 1442-2050.

Ates F, Vaezi MF. The Pathogenesis and Management of Achalasia: Current Status and Future Directions. Gut Liver. 2015 Jul; 9(4): 449-63. PMID: 26087861, PMCID: PMC4477988, PII: gnl14446, DOI: 10.5009/gnl14446, ISSN: 2005-1212.

Naik RD, Vaezi MF. Extra-esophageal gastroesophageal reflux disease and asthma: understanding this interplay. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2015 Jul; 9(7): 969-82. PMID: 26067887, DOI: 10.1586/17474124.2015.1042861, ISSN: 1747-4132.

Katzka DA, Ravi K, Geno DM, Smyrk TC, Iyer PG, Alexander JA, Mabary JE, Camilleri M, Vaezi MF. Endoscopic Mucosal Impedance Measurements Correlate With Eosinophilia and Dilation of Intercellular Spaces in Patients With Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2015 Jul; 13(7): 1242-1248.e1. PMID: 25592662, PII: S1542-3565(15)00009-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2014.12.032, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Vaezi MF. Ambulatory monitoring for gastroesophageal reflux disease: where do we stand? [editorial]. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2015 May; 13(5): 892-4. PMID: 25451884, PII: S1542-3565(14)01579-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2014.10.028, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Ates F, Yuksel ES, Higginbotham T, Slaughter JC, Mabary J, Kavitt RT, Garrett CG, Francis D, Vaezi MF. Mucosal impedance discriminates GERD from non-GERD conditions. Gastroenterology [print-electronic]. 2015 Feb; 148(2): 334-43. PMID: 25448923, PII: S0016-5085(14)01267-0, DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2014.10.010, ISSN: 1528-0012.

Patel DA, Kim HP, Zifodya JS, Vaezi MF. Idiopathic (primary) achalasia: a review. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2015; 10: 89. PMID: 26198208, PMCID: PMC4509143, PII: 10.1186/s13023-015-0302-1, DOI: 10.1186/s13023-015-0302-1, ISSN: 1750-1172.

Ates F, Francis DO, Vaezi MF. Refractory gastroesophageal reflux disease: advances and treatment. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2014 Aug; 8(6): 657-67. PMID: 24745809, DOI: 10.1586/17474124.2014.910454, ISSN: 1747-4132.

Kavitt RT, Penson DF, Vaezi MF. Eosinophilic esophagitis: dilate or medicate? A cost analysis model of the choice of initial therapy. Dis. Esophagus [print-electronic]. 2014 Jul; 27(5): 418-23. PMID: 22947137, PMCID: PMC3823713, DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2012.01409.x, ISSN: 1442-2050.

Ates F, Vaezi MF. New Approaches to Management of PPI-Refractory Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 2014 Mar; 12(1): 18-33. PMID: 24430334, DOI: 10.1007/s11938-013-0002-7, ISSN: 1092-8472.

Vaezi MF. The American College of Gastroenterology's New Guidelines on Achalasia: what clinicians need to know. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2013 Dec; 15(12): 358. PMID: 24243518, DOI: 10.1007/s11894-013-0358-9, ISSN: 1534-312X.

Aslam M, Vaezi MF. Dysphagia in the elderly. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2013 Dec; 9(12): 784-95. PMID: 24772045, PMCID: PMC3999993, ISSN: 1554-7914.

Patel D, Vaezi MF. Normal esophageal physiology and laryngopharyngeal reflux. Otolaryngol. Clin. North Am [print-electronic]. 2013 Dec; 46(6): 1023-41. PMID: 24262957, PII: S0030-6665(13)00113-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.otc.2013.08.010, ISSN: 1557-8259.

Kavitt RT, Yuksel ES, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Higginbotham T, Vaezi MF. The role of impedance monitoring in patients with extraesophageal symptoms. Laryngoscope [print-electronic]. 2013 Oct; 123(10): 2463-8. PMID: 23857711, DOI: 10.1002/lary.23734, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Vaezi MF. Botulinum toxin in nonachalasia motility disorders: a welcomed therapy in an area with limited therapeutic options [editorial]. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2013 Sep; 11(9): 1122-4. PMID: 23602825, PII: S1542-3565(13)00476-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2013.04.009, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Vaezi MF, Pandolfino JE, Vela MF. ACG clinical guideline: diagnosis and management of achalasia. Am. J. Gastroenterol [print-electronic]. 2013 Aug; 108(8): 1238-49; quiz 1250. PMID: 23877351, PII: ajg2013196, DOI: 10.1038/ajg.2013.196.

Hom C, Vaezi MF. Extra-esophageal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease: diagnosis and treatment. Drugs. 2013 Aug; 73(12): 1281-95. PMID: 23881666, DOI: 10.1007/s40265-013-0101-8, ISSN: 0012-6667.

Francis DO, Rymer JA, Slaughter JC, Choksi Y, Jiramongkolchai P, Ogbeide E, Tran C, Goutte M, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi MF. High economic burden of caring for patients with suspected extraesophageal reflux. Am. J. Gastroenterol [print-electronic]. 2013 Jun; 108(6): 905-11. PMID: 23545710, PII: ajg201369, DOI: 10.1038/ajg.2013.69, ISSN: 1572-0241.

Ates F, Vaezi MF. Approach to the patient with presumed extraoesophageal GERD. Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol. 2013 Jun; 27(3): 415-31. PMID: 23998979, PII: S1521-6918(13)00120-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.bpg.2013.06.009, ISSN: 1532-1916.

Yuksel ES, Slaughter JC, Mukhtar N, Ochieng M, Sun G, Goutte M, Muddana S, Gaelyn Garrett C, Vaezi MF. An oropharyngeal pH monitoring device to evaluate patients with chronic laryngitis. Neurogastroenterol. Motil [print-electronic]. 2013 May; 25(5): e315-23. PMID: 23495894, DOI: 10.1111/nmo.12109, ISSN: 1365-2982.

Naik RD, Vaezi MF. Extra-esophageal manifestations of GERD: who responds to GERD therapy?. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2013 Apr; 15(4): 318. PMID: 23435747, DOI: 10.1007/s11894-013-0318-4, ISSN: 1534-312X.

Hom C, Vaezi MF. Extraesophageal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease. Gastroenterol. Clin. North Am [print-electronic]. 2013 Mar; 42(1): 71-91. PMID: 23452632, PII: S0889-8553(12)00126-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.gtc.2012.11.004, ISSN: 1558-1942.

Yuksel ES, Vaezi MF. Therapeutic strategies for laryngeal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease. J. Clin. Gastroenterol. 2013 Mar; 47(3): 195-204. PMID: 23340061, DOI: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e31827458f9, ISSN: 1539-2031.

Vaezi MF. New tests for the evaluation of laryngopharyngeal reflux. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2013 Feb; 9(2): 115-7. PMID: 23983657, PMCID: PMC3754770, ISSN: 1554-7914.

Kavitt RT, Higginbotham T, Slaughter JC, Patel D, Yuksel ES, Lominadze Z, Abou-Ismail A, Pasricha T, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi MF. Symptom reports are not reliable during ambulatory reflux monitoring. Am. J. Gastroenterol [print-electronic]. 2012 Dec; 107(12): 1826-32. PMID: 23090349, PII: ajg2012342, DOI: 10.1038/ajg.2012.342, ISSN: 1572-0241.

Saritas Yuksel E, Higginbotham T, Slaughter JC, Mabary J, Kavitt RT, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF. Use of direct, endoscopic-guided measurements of mucosal impedance in diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2012 Oct; 10(10): 1110-6. PMID: 22642956, PII: S1542-3565(12)00625-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2012.05.018, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Saritas Yuksel E, Vaezi MF. New developments in extraesophageal reflux disease. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2012 Sep; 8(9): 590-9. PMID: 23483833, PMCID: PMC3594960, ISSN: 1554-7914.

Aslam M, Slaughter JC, Goutte M, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi MF. Nonlinear relationship between body mass index and esophageal acid exposure in the extraesophageal manifestations of reflux. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2012 Aug; 10(8): 874-8. PMID: 22226893, PII: S1542-3565(12)00008-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2011.12.032, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Francis DO, Sumner E, Goutte M, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi MF. Feasibility of dual wireless esophageal pH monitoring: randomized blinded sham-controlled trial. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg [print-electronic]. 2012 Jul; 147(1): 91-7. PMID: 22368041, PII: 0194599812438183, DOI: 10.1177/0194599812438183, ISSN: 1097-6817.

Saritas Yuksel E, Hong SK, Strugala V, Slaughter JC, Goutte M, Garrett CG, Dettmar PW, Vaezi MF. Rapid salivary pepsin test: blinded assessment of test performance in gastroesophageal reflux disease. Laryngoscope [print-electronic]. 2012 Jun; 122(6): 1312-6. PMID: 22447277, DOI: 10.1002/lary.23252, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Rippel SW, Acra S, Correa H, Vaezi M, Di Lorenzo C, Walker LS. Pediatric patients with dyspepsia have chronic symptoms, anxiety, and lower quality of life as adolescents and adults. Gastroenterology [print-electronic]. 2012 Apr; 142(4): 754-61. PMID: 22226783, PMCID: PMC3321087, PII: S0016-5085(12)00008-X, DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2011.12.043, ISSN: 1528-0012.

Vaezi MF. Use of symptom indices in the management of GERD. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2012 Mar; 8(3): 185-7. PMID: 22675281, PMCID: PMC3365522, ISSN: 1554-7914.

Saritas Yuksel E, Vaezi MF. Extraesophageal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease: cough, asthma, laryngitis, chest pain. Swiss Med Wkly. 2012; 142: w13544. PMID: 22442097, PII: smw-13544, DOI: 10.4414/smw.2012.13544, ISSN: 1424-3997.

Fletcher KC, Goutte M, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF. Significance and degree of reflux in patients with primary extraesophageal symptoms. Laryngoscope. 2011 Dec; 121(12): 2561-5. PMID: 22109753, DOI: 10.1002/lary.22384, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Slaughter JC, Goutte M, Rymer JA, Oranu AC, Schneider JA, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Vaezi MF. Caution about overinterpretation of symptom indexes in reflux monitoring for refractory gastroesophageal reflux disease. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2011 Oct; 9(10): 868-74. PMID: 21782769, PII: S1542-3565(11)00737-3, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2011.07.009, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Francis DO, Goutte M, Slaughter JC, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Holzman MD, Vaezi MF. Traditional reflux parameters and not impedance monitoring predict outcome after fundoplication in extraesophageal reflux. Laryngoscope [print-electronic]. 2011 Sep; 121(9): 1902-9. PMID: 22024842, DOI: 10.1002/lary.21897, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Abou-Ismail A, Vaezi MF. Evaluation of patients with suspected laryngopharyngeal reflux: a practical approach. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2011 Jun; 13(3): 213-8. PMID: 21360069, DOI: 10.1007/s11894-011-0184-x, ISSN: 1534-312X.

Vaezi MF. Reflux monitoring: on or off therapy?. Am. J. Gastroenterol. 2011 Feb; 106(2): 183-5. PMID: 21301447, PII: ajg2010318, DOI: 10.1038/ajg.2010.318, ISSN: 1572-0241.

Kamal A, Vaezi MF. Diagnosis and initial management of gastroesophageal complications. Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol. 2010 Dec; 24(6): 799-820. PMID: 21126695, PII: S1521-6918(10)00117-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.bpg.2010.09.008, ISSN: 1532-1916.

Vaezi MF, Hagaman DD, Slaughter JC, Tanner SB, Duncavage JA, Allocco CT, Sparkman C, Clement LE, Wasden CM, Wirth D, Goutte M, McCafferty BA, Lanza DC. Proton pump inhibitor therapy improves symptoms in postnasal drainage. Gastroenterology [print-electronic]. 2010 Dec; 139(6): 1887-1893.e1; quiz e11. PMID: 20801120, PII: S0016-5085(10)01288-6, DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2010.08.039, ISSN: 1528-0012.

Vaezi MF, Slaughter JC, Smith BS, Washington MK, Jerome WG, Garrett CG, Hagaman D, Goutte M. Dilated intercellular space in chronic laryngitis and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: at baseline and post-lansoprazole therapy. Aliment. Pharmacol. Ther. 2010 Oct; 32(7): 916-24. PMID: 20735783, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2036.2010.04420.x, ISSN: 1365-2036.

Vaezi MF. Gastroesophageal reflux-related chronic laryngitis: con. Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg. 2010 Sep; 136(9): 908-9. PMID: 20855684, PII: 136/9/908, DOI: 10.1001/archoto.2010.149, ISSN: 1538-361X.

Moore JM, Vaezi MF. Extraesophageal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease: real or imagined?. Curr. Opin. Gastroenterol. 2010 Jul; 26(4): 389-94. PMID: 20473157, DOI: 10.1097/MOG.0b013e32833adc8d, ISSN: 1531-7056.

Barry DW, Vaezi MF. Laryngopharyngeal reflux: More questions than answers. Cleve Clin J Med. 2010 May; 77(5): 327-34. PMID: 20439565, PII: 77/5/327, DOI: 10.3949/ccjm.77a.09121, ISSN: 1939-2869.

Oranu AC, Vaezi MF. Noncardiac chest pain: gastroesophageal reflux disease. Med. Clin. North Am. 2010 Mar; 94(2): 233-42. PMID: 20380953, PII: S0025-7125(10)00002-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.mcna.2010.01.001, ISSN: 1557-9859.

Sun G, Muddana S, Slaughter JC, Casey S, Hill E, Farrokhi F, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF. A new pH catheter for laryngopharyngeal reflux: Normal values. Laryngoscope. 2009 Aug; 119(8): 1639-43. PMID: 19504553, DOI: 10.1002/lary.20282, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Pritchett JM, Aslam M, Slaughter JC, Ness RM, Garrett CG, Vaezi MF. Efficacy of esophageal impedance/pH monitoring in patients with refractory gastroesophageal reflux disease, on and off therapy. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol [print-electronic]. 2009 Jul; 7(7): 743-8. PMID: 19281866, PII: S1542-3565(09)00199-2, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2009.02.022, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Hong SK, Vaezi MF. Gastroesophageal reflux monitoring: pH (catheter and capsule) and impedance. Gastrointest. Endosc. Clin. N. Am. 2009 Jan; 19(1): 1-22, v. PMID: 19232277, PII: S1052-5157(08)00112-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.giec.2008.12.009, ISSN: 1558-1950.

Frye JW, Vaezi MF. Extraesophageal GERD. Gastroenterol. Clin. North Am. 2008 Dec; 37(4): 845-58, ix. PMID: 19028321, PII: S0889-8553(08)00077-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.gtc.2008.09.005, ISSN: 0889-8553.

Vaezi MF. Laryngeal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2008 Jun; 10(3): 271-7. PMID: 18625138, ISSN: 1534-312X.

Vaezi MF. Sore throat and a red hypopharynx: is it reflux?. Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 2007 Dec; 5(12): 1379-82. PMID: 18054748, PII: S1542-3565(07)00962-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2007.10.001, ISSN: 1542-7714.

Farrokhi F, Vaezi MF. Extra-esophageal manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux. Oral Dis. 2007 Jul; 13(4): 349-59. PMID: 17577320, PII: ODI1380, DOI: 10.1111/j.1601-0825.2007.01380.x, ISSN: 1354-523X.

Farrokhi F, Vaezi MF. Laryngeal disorders in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease. Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2007 Jun; 53(2): 181-7. PMID: 17557046, ISSN: 1121-421X.

Farrokhi F, Vaezi MF. Idiopathic (primary) achalasia. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2007; 2: 38. PMID: 17894899, PMCID: PMC2040141, PII: 1750-1172-2-38, DOI: 10.1186/1750-1172-2-38, ISSN: 1750-1172.

Vaezi MF. Bravo pH Testing On and Off Treatment With Immediate-Release Omeprazole: A Review of Findings Presented at the 71st Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology October 20-25, 2006 Las Vegas, Nev. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2007 Jan; 3(1 Suppl 2): 1-8. PMID: 21960771, PMCID: PMC3096102, ISSN: 1554-7914.

Vaezi MF, Qadeer MA, Lopez R, Colabianchi N. Laryngeal cancer and gastroesophageal reflux disease: a case-control study. Am. J. Med. 2006 Sep; 119(9): 768-76. PMID: 16945612, PII: S0002-9343(06)00159-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2006.01.019, ISSN: 1555-7162.

Vaezi MF. Review article: the role of pH monitoring in extraoesophageal gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Aliment. Pharmacol. Ther. 2006 Mar; 23 Suppl 1: 40-9. PMID: 16483269, PII: APT2797, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2036.2006.02797.x, ISSN: 0269-2813.

Vaezi MF, Richter JE, Stasney CR, Spiegel JR, Iannuzzi RA, Crawley JA, Hwang C, Sostek MB, Shaker R. Treatment of chronic posterior laryngitis with esomeprazole. Laryngoscope. 2006 Feb; 116(2): 254-60. PMID: 16467715, PII: 00005537-200602000-00018, DOI: 10.1097/01.mlg.0000192173.00498.ba, ISSN: 0023-852X.

Vaezi MF. Reflux-induced laryngitis (laryngopharyngeal reflux). Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 2006 Feb; 9(1): 69-74. PMID: 16423315, ISSN: 1092-8472.

Vaezi MF. CON: Treatment with PPIs should not be preceded by pH monitoring in patients suspected of laryngeal reflux. Am. J. Gastroenterol. 2006 Jan; 101(1): 8-10. PMID: 16405526, PII: AJG448_3, DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2006.00448_3.x, ISSN: 0002-9270.

Vaezi MF. Therapy Insight: gastroesophageal reflux disease and laryngopharyngeal reflux. Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2005 Dec; 2(12): 595-603. PMID: 16327839, PII: ncpgasthep0358, DOI: 10.1038/ncpgasthep0358, ISSN: 1743-4378.

Vaezi MF. Atypical manifestations of gastroesophageal reflux disease. MedGenMed. 2005; 7(4): 25. PMID: 16614647, PMCID: PMC1681743, PII: 506303, ISSN: 1531-0132.

Peek RM, Vaezi MF, Falk GW, Goldblum JR, Perez-Perez GI, Richter JE, Blaser MJ. Role of Helicobacter pylori cagA(+) strains and specific host immune responses on the development of premalignant and malignant lesions in the gastric cardia. Int. J. Cancer. 1999 Aug 8/12/1999; 82(4): 520-4. PMID: 10404065, PII: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0215(19990812)82:4<520::AID-IJC9>3.0.CO;2-7, ISSN: 0020-7136.