Minimizing Recurrent Peptic Ulcer Hemorrhage After Endoscopic Hemostasis: The Cost-Effectiveness of Competing Strategies

@article{Spiegel2003MinimizingRP,
  title={Minimizing Recurrent Peptic Ulcer Hemorrhage After Endoscopic Hemostasis: The Cost-Effectiveness of Competing Strategies},
  author={Brennan M. R. Spiegel and Joshua J. Ofman and Karen Woods and Nimish Vakil},
  journal={American Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2003},
  volume={98},
  pages={86-97}
}
OBJECTIVES:Controversy exists regarding the optimal strategy to minimize recurrent ulcer hemorrhage after successful endoscopic hemostasis. Our objective was to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of competing strategies for the posthemostasis management of patients with high risk ulcer stigmata.METHODS:Through decision analysis, we calculated the cost… CONTINUE READING