TITLE

One week of antibiotics to prevent gastric cancer

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Gut;Dec2008, Vol. 57 Issue 12, p1721
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study on the use of antibiotics for one week in order to prevent gastric cancer. This study supports the existing evidence that searching for and annihilating Helicobacter pylori in high-risk populations is beneficial. In this study, subjects were randomized to receive a one-week course of Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy. The goal of the study was the establishment of metachronous gastric cancer.
ACCESSION #
35718738

 

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