The Effect of Elevating Head of Bed for Esophageal Cancer Patients With Nocturnal Reflux Symptom
Hui-Chen Huang, BSN, BSN, RN, NP, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, and Graduate Student, Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan; Su-Ying Fang, PhD, Department of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
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The preliminary results of this study revealed that using wedge form pillow may improve the symptoms of gastro-esophagus reflux.If this management can decrease the time of reconstructed esophagus exposing in acid environment nocturnally, it can improve the patients’ reflux syndrome and then improved their quality of life.
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