Use of NSAIDs and infection with Helicobacter pylori--what does the rheumatologist need to know?

@article{Kiltz2008UseON,
  title={Use of NSAIDs and infection with Helicobacter pylori--what does the rheumatologist need to know?},
  author={Uta Kiltz and Jane Zochling and Wolfgang Schmidt and J{\"u}rgen Braun},
  journal={Rheumatology},
  year={2008},
  volume={47 9},
  pages={1342-7}
}
OBJECTIVES NSAID-induced gastroduodenal lesions are a frequent and potentially serious health problem in patients with rheumatic diseases. Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) has also been recognized as a major risk factor for the development of ulcer disease. However, the role of H. pylori in the pathogenesis of NSAID-induced gastroduodenal lesions has… CONTINUE READING