Surgery for Peptic Ulcer Disease in sub-Saharan Africa: Systematic Review of Published Data

Abstract

Peptic ulcer disease is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, with a significant burden in low- and middle-income countries. However, there is limited information regarding management of peptic ulcer disease in these countries. This study describes surgical interventions for peptic ulcer disease in sub-Saharan Africa. A systematic review… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11605-015-3025-7

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