Elimination diets in the management of eosinophilic esophagitis

Highlights: A variety of elimination diets (elemental, six food elimination (empiric elimination) have been studied for the treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis. This article summarizes the evidence for each and provides two tables with practical dietary guideline s that are used in the authors’ clinic. The importance of a registered dietitian in nutritional assessment and education is stressed.

Application to Dietetic Practice: This would be an excellent article to forward to physicians who are reluctant to include diet in the treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis.

Pub Med ID: 24920928

Posted in: Summer2015-Research