Randomised trial of endoscopy with testing for Helicobacter pylori compared with non-invasive H pylori testing alone in the management of dyspepsia.

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OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy of non-invasive testing for Helicobacter pylori with that of endoscopy (plus H pylori testing) in the management of patients referred for endoscopic investigation of upper gastrointestinal symptoms. DESIGN Randomised controlled trial with follow up at 12 months. SETTING Hospital gastroenterology unit. PARTICIPANTS 708… (More)

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@article{McColl2002RandomisedTO, title={Randomised trial of endoscopy with testing for Helicobacter pylori compared with non-invasive H pylori testing alone in the management of dyspepsia.}, author={Kenneth E. L. McColl and Louis Murray and Daniel L. Gillen and A. Walker and Annika Wirz and J. Fletcher and Craig Mowat and E Henry and Arthur Kelman and April Dickson}, journal={BMJ}, year={2002}, volume={324 7344}, pages={999-1002} }