Topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and admission to hospital for upper gastrointestinal bleeding and perforation: a record linkage case-control study.

@article{Evans1995TopicalNA,
  title={Topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and admission to hospital for upper gastrointestinal bleeding and perforation: a record linkage case-control study.},
  author={Josie M.M. Evans and Alex D. McMahon and Mark M. McGilchrist and Greg Greg White and Frank E. Murray and Denis G McDevitt and Thomas M. MacDonald},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1995},
  volume={311 6996},
  pages={22-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the relation between topically applied non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and upper gastrointestinal bleeding and perforation. DESIGN A case-control study with 1103 patients admitted to hospital for upper gastrointestinal bleeding or perforation between January 1990 and December 1992 (cases). Two different control groups were used… CONTINUE READING