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Aspects of anti-Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy

  • G. N. J. Tytgat

Abstract

The flood of data related to H. pylori eradication continues to appear, and further fuels the level of confusion about the choice of treatment, not only in the primary-care setting but also in referral centres. Many studies contribute to confusion because they lack power, because they fail to register primary or secondary resistance; because they fail to provide data ‘per protocol’ or ‘intention to treat’ or ‘all patients treated’ analysis; because they fail to monitor side-effect profiles but above all because they lack state-of-the-art monitoring of antimicrobial efficacy.

Keywords

Proton Pump Inhibitor Antimicrob Agent Pylorus Eradication Antimicrobial Efficacy Pylorus Eradication Therapy 
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