Effects of Intravenous and Oral Esomeprazole in the Prevention of Recurrent Bleeding from Peptic Ulcers after Endoscopic Therapy
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AbstractOBJECTIVES: The use of intravenous proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) has shown to reduce recurrent bleeding and improve patient outcome after endoscopic hemostasis on patients with peptic ulcer. However, the efficacy of oral PPI is uncertain. Studies from Asia indicated that even oral PPI can achieve the same therapeutic effect. This study is designed to compare the efficacy of high-dose intravenous PPI to oral PPI in preventing recurrent bleeding after endoscopic hemostasis.
All Author(s) ListSung JJY, Suen BY, Wu JCY, Lau JYW, Ching JYL, Lee VWY, Chiu PWY, Tsoi KKF, Chan FKL
Journal nameAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology
Detailed descriptiondoi:10.1038/ajg.2014.105.
Volume Number109
Issue Number7
Pages1005 - 1010
LanguagesEnglish-United Kingdom
Web of Science Subject CategoriesGastroenterology & Hepatology

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