Esomeprazole maintains control of upper GI symptoms in patients on NSAID therapy

Scheiman, J M; Yeomans, N; Hawkey, C J; Talley, N J; Sung, J; Jones, R
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS3
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "Esomeprazole Maintains Control of Upper GI Symptoms in Patients on NSAID Therapy," by J. M. Scheiman, N. Yeomans, C. J. Hawkey, N. J. Talley, and J. Sung R. Jones is presented.


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