[The eradication of Helicobacter pylori and the prevention of ulcer recurrence. The certainties and the open problems].

Maintenance treatment with antisecretory agents, and above all with H2-RA, is a therapeutic option still largely favoured by physicians. However, in the last decades the pathogenetic role of Helicobacter pylori (Hp) in duodenal and gastric ulcer has met with increasingly convincing confirmation. Actually, Hp eradication brings about a dramatic and… CONTINUE READING