Evaluation of Helicobacter pylori status and endoscopic findings among new outpatients with dyspepsia in Japan

@article{Shiota2009EvaluationOH,
  title={Evaluation of Helicobacter pylori status and endoscopic findings among new outpatients with dyspepsia in Japan},
  author={S. Renee Shiota and Kazunari Murakami and Akiko Takayama and Shigeaki Yasaka and Tadayoshi Okimoto and Aoi Yoshiiwa and Masaaki Kodama and Toshio Fujioka},
  journal={Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2009},
  volume={44},
  pages={930-934}
}
The 2005 ACG guidelines for the management of dyspepsia recommend eradication and proton pump inhibitors for patients who are H. pylori-positive and-negative, respectively. To establish Japanese guidelines for dyspepsia, we evaluated H. pylori status and endoscopic findings among outpatients with dyspepsia. The status of H. pylori in dyspeptic patients was… CONTINUE READING