Etiology and Adverse Outcome Predictors of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding in 589 Patients in Nepal

@article{Shrestha2013EtiologyAA,
  title={Etiology and Adverse Outcome Predictors of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding in 589 Patients in Nepal},
  author={Umid Kumar Shrestha and Subash Sapkota},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2013},
  volume={59},
  pages={814-822}
}
Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) is a common clinical condition associated with significant morbidity and mortality. The purpose of this study was to determine the etiology of UGIB and predict the adverse outcome of variceal and non-variceal UGIB by using the parameters of validated scores. This is a prospective observational study in which 589 UGIB… CONTINUE READING