Effects of Helicobacter pylori eradication on platelet activation and disease recurrence in patients with acute coronary syndromes.

@article{Elizalde2004EffectsOH,
  title={Effects of Helicobacter pylori eradication on platelet activation and disease recurrence in patients with acute coronary syndromes.},
  author={Javier Elizalde and S{\'i}lvia P{\'e}rez-Pujol and Magdalena Heras and Alessandro Sionis and N{\'u}ria Casanovas and Teresa Martorell and Miquel Lozano and Juli{\'a}n del Cerro Gonz{\'a}lez and Gin{\'e}s Escolar and Gines Sanz and Josep Mar{\'i}a Piqu{\'e}},
  journal={Helicobacter},
  year={2004},
  volume={9 6},
  pages={681-9}
}
BACKGROUND Platelet activation is consistently observed in animal models of Helicobacter pylori infection and could help to explain the alleged epidemiological association between H. pylori and coronary heart disease. MATERIALS AND METHODS Ninety-two patients with recent acute coronary syndromes were enrolled. Helicobacter pylori-positive patients were… CONTINUE READING