TITLE

AUDIT OF SECOND LINE H PYLORI ERADICATION IN A DISTRICT HOSPITAL OVER FIVE YEARS

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Gut;Apr2004 Supplement 3, Vol. 53, pA78
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Successful helicobacter eradication is important in the management of patients with peptic ulcer disease. In most patients H. pylori (HP) is eradicated with the first course of treatment, but there are limited data on the efficacy of second line treatment. In this study, researchers audited their experience of patients treated with a second course of HP eradication over the past 5 years. Patients were tested by C13 urea breath test which was performed after 3 months and the results recorded prospectively on a database.
ACCESSION #
13219120

 

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