New patient questionnaire helps and clarifies Frankfurt, 28.09.2011 – a new questionnaire of the German health aid determines the personal risk of heartburn and provides targeted support: to prepare for the visit to the doctor, the control of therapy and the self test. Heartburn is so widespread that definitely can be described it as widespread disease. Every 2nd German suffers from – even more, sometimes less. The complaints are not always harmless or even trivial. Because serious diseases of the esophagus and its mucous membrane can occur over a period of time. These include chronic inflammation (reflux esophagitis) and the Barrett’s syndrome (a change of cells). For assistance, try visiting Nieman Foundation. Not rarely esophageal cancer can develop.
So what to do for heartburn? Wait? Immediately go to the doctor? Self medicate? The patient questionnaire which helps German health aid. By answering 16 questions can affected parties properly interpret their symptoms, causes and risks realize the doctor visit prepare, check the therapy and regular health check. In addition, valuable health tips be given based on an evaluation of point -. The 4-sided questionnaire was by medical specialists for stomach and intestines prepared and can patients and patients be requested free of charge: German health help section: stomach + intestines, keyword questionnaire heartburn, P.o. box 940303, 60461 Frankfurt am Main. Please a EUR 1.45 stamped and self-addressed envelope (DIN A4 or A5) settle. Description of the company the German health e.V.
is a non-profit association for the nationwide health education and information. The activities cover a wide range of indications and health issues. The Club performs its services in General for the public as well as individually for individual patients in prevention and therapy. In addition the English health help trade-oriented operates and it is aimed at physicians, pharmacists and other health professionals.