Helgi Kolk

Learn More
BACKGROUND Some dominant bacterial divisions of the intestines have been linked to metabolic diseases such as overweight and diabetes. OBJECTIVE A pilot study aimed to evaluate the relations between the culturable intestinal bacteria with body mass index (BMI) and some principal cellular and metabolic markers of blood in people older than 65. DESIGN(More)
BACKGROUND Guidelines for management of peptic ulcer patients after the treatment are largely directed to detection of H. pylori infection using only non-invasive tests. We compared the diagnostic value of non-invasive and endoscopy based H. pylori tests in a late post-treatment setting. METHODS Altogether 34 patients with dyspeptic complaints were(More)
  • 1