Unformatted text preview: on preventive measures in accordance to the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) criteria in our population. We therefore evaluated the extent to which patients with acute gastrointestinal bleeding have been under ulcer-preventive strategies at the time of hospital entry. In a one-year-bleeding-study at the Waid city hospital, ZÃ¼rich, ulcer preventive treatment was practiced in only 25% of 214 patients with acute gastrointestinal bleeding. We conclude that ulcer prevention in everyday medical practice is still being seldom applied. PMID: 17370155 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]...
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- Spring '09
- Paracetamol, Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, Diclofenac, gastrointestinal bleeding, acute gastrointestinal bleeding