Effectiveness and tolerability of NSAIDs in the prophylaxis of pancreatitis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

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BACKGROUND Acute pancreatitis is a common complication of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP). The beneficial effects of pharmaco-logic treatment of acute pancreatitis are unclear. Although the prophylactic use of NSAIDs for the reduction of the risk for pancreatic injury after ERCP has been assessed, the beneficial effects of NSAIDs on… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.curtheres.2009.08.001

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@article{Zheng2009EffectivenessAT, title={Effectiveness and tolerability of NSAIDs in the prophylaxis of pancreatitis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: A systematic review and meta-analysis.}, author={Ming-Hua Zheng and M. Q-H Meng and Dian-na Gu and Lei Zhang and Ai-min Wu and Q. R. Jiang and Yong-ping Chen}, journal={Current therapeutic research, clinical and experimental}, year={2009}, volume={70 4}, pages={323-34} }