Review: Somatostatin analogues reduce blood products used in acute bleeding esophageal varices but do not reduce mortality

Korula, Jacob
November 2002
ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p93
Academic Journal
Discusses research being done on the effectiveness of somatostatin in treating patients with suspected acute bleeding from esophageal varices. Reference to study by P.C. Gøtzsche; Sources of data; Results and conclusion.


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