Gut Leading article Bleeding varices in the elderly

@inproceedings{TrigerGutLA,
  title={Gut Leading article Bleeding varices in the elderly},
  author={D. R. Triger}
}
Gut Leading article Bleeding varices in the elderly Bleeding from oesophageal varices carries a high mortality. Although endoscopic sclerotherapy is undoubtedly the first line of treatment today, 30% of patients fail to leave hospital alive,' and even in specialist units this figure is not less than 20%.2 Since the death rate after upper gastrointestinal… CONTINUE READING