Pharmacoeconomic comparison of treatments for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori.

  title={Pharmacoeconomic comparison of treatments for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori.},
  author={James L Taylor and Maurizio Zagari and Keiran Murphy and James W. Freston},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  volume={157 1},
BACKGROUND Patients with Helicobacter pylori-induced duodenal ulcer should have their infection eradicated. The optimal choice of antibiotic therapy, however, is less clear. OBJECTIVE To evaluate costs and outcomes of treatment with 8 antibiotic regimens with documented activity against H pylori vs maintenance therapy with histamine2-receptor antagonists (H2RA). METHODS A meta-analysis for 119 studies enrolling 6416 patients to determine aggregate eradication rates. The complexity of each… CONTINUE READING
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