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Table 8 Subject satisfaction before surgery and at follow-up visits

From: Non-active implantable device treating acid reflux with a new dynamic treatment approach: 1-year results

Subject Satisfaction Baseline (n = 50) 6-months (n = 47) 1-year (n = 47)
Satisfied 1 44 43
Neutral 4 1 1
Dissatisfied 45 2 1
Dissatisfied – not due to GERD 0 0 2a
  1. a Two of the dissatisfied subjects were dissatisfied for reasons other than GERD:
  2. - One (1) subject had normal gastroscopy, 24-h pH monitoring and contrast swallow x-ray; and
  3. - One (1) subject had gastritis and regained satisfaction after a short-term non-PPI treatment, still satisfied at the 2-year follow-up