Helicobacter pylori infection: an added stressor on iron status of women in the community.

@article{Peach1998HelicobacterPI,
  title={Helicobacter pylori infection: an added stressor on iron status of women in the community.},
  author={Hedley G Peach and Nicole Bath and Stephen J Farish},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  year={1998},
  volume={169 4},
  pages={188-90}
}
OBJECTIVE To explore a possible association between Helicobacter pylori infection and iron status. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING Ballarat (a major regional city in Victoria), population 78000, October November 1997. PARTICIPANTS 160 women and 152 men, a subsample of participants in a cardiovascular disease risk factor prevalence survey for whom frozen plasma was available. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES H. pylori IgG antibody status by enzyme immunoassay; iron intake; plasma iron… CONTINUE READING

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