A Post-Approval Study of the LINX® Reflux Management System

A Post-Approval Study of the LINX® Reflux Management System

Full Study Title: A Post-Approval Study of the LINX® Reflux Management System

Summary

A Post-Approval Study of the LINX® Reflux Management System in a prospective, multicenter, single-arm study, with patients as their own control to monitor the safety and efficacy of the LINX implant procedure and device in a post-approval environment to supplement existing safety and efficacy data.

Participant Eligibility

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is a candidate for treatment with the LINX Reflux Management System
  • Patient has provided written informed consent for participation in the post-approval study.
  • Patient has indicated a willingness to comply with study requirements and the follow-up schedule and assessments.
  • Patient has been diagnosed with GERD as defined by abnormal pH testing.
  • Patient continues to have chronic GERD symptoms despite maximum medical therapy for the treatment of reflux.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with suspected or known allergies to titanium, stainless steel, nickel, or ferrous materials.
  • Known circumstances that would make it unlikely for the patient to complete follow-up through 60 months.

Study ID: NCT01940185

Study Sites
Medical College of Wisconsin

Principal Investigator(s)
Jon Gould, MD

Contact
Matt Frelich
414-805-5743
mfrelich@mcw.edu