[Epidemiological study of Helicobacter pylori infection and its risk factors in Shanghai].

@article{Chen2005EpidemiologicalSO,
  title={[Epidemiological study of Helicobacter pylori infection and its risk factors in Shanghai].},
  author={Shiyao Chen and Tian-shu Liu and Xiaoming Fan and Ling Dong and Guo-ting Fang and Chuan-Tao Tu and X Gu and Jiyao Wang},
  journal={Zhonghua yi xue za zhi},
  year={2005},
  volume={85 12},
  pages={802-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To explore the Helicobacter pylori (Hp) infection status in Shanghai and its risk factors. METHODS A questionnaire survey including 60 items related to Hp was conducted among 1925 persons, 976 males (50.7%) and 949 females (49.3%), aged 37 +/- 11 (15 approximately 72), selected by cluster sampling in 12 rural and urban areas in Shanghai. Peripheral blood was collected to detect Hp IgG antibody so as to evaluate the past infection status and (14)C urea breath test (UBT) was performed… CONTINUE READING

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