Clinical predictors of poor outcomes among patients with nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding in Europe.

@article{Lanas2011ClinicalPO,
  title={Clinical predictors of poor outcomes among patients with nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding in Europe.},
  author={A. Iriarte Lanas and Lars Aabakken and Jorge C. B. Fonseca and Zeynel Mungan and G V Papatheodoridis and Hubert Piessevaux and Livio Cipolletta and Javier Nuevo and M{\'o}nica Tafalla},
  journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics},
  year={2011},
  volume={33 11},
  pages={1225-33}
}
BACKGROUND Nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding (NVUGIB) is a common medical emergency associated with substantial morbidity and mortality. Despite advances in endoscopic and pharmacological treatment during the past two decades, the incidence of mortality associated with NVUGIB has remained relatively constant. AIM To report outcomes and predictive factors for bleeding continuation/re-bleeding and mortality of NVUGIB in clinical practice in different European countries. METHODS This… CONTINUE READING
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