Embolization versus surgery for peptic ulcer bleeding after failed endoscopic hemostasis: a meta-analysis

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BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS A meta-analysis was conducted to assess the efficacy of transcatheter arterial embolization (TAE) compared with surgery in the management of patients with recurrent nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding (NVUGIB) after failure of endoscopic hemostasis. PATIENTS AND METHODS Publications in English and non-English literatures… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1365235

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