The treatment of haematemesis and upper gastrointestinal bleeding in United Kingdom Armed Forces and other deployed units.

@article{Woodward2014TheTO,
  title={The treatment of haematemesis and upper gastrointestinal bleeding in United Kingdom Armed Forces and other deployed units.},
  author={R Arr Woodward and Mohammad Khan},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Naval Medical Service},
  year={2014},
  volume={100 3},
  pages={308-15}
}
INTRODUCTION Upper Gastro-intestinal (UGI) bleeding is a significant cause of morbidity worldwide. United Kingdom Armed Forces (UKAFs) are not immune to this condition. There is a substantial body of conflicting evidence regarding initial management and risk stratification. AIM To provide the background knowledge and treatment pathways required to assess… CONTINUE READING