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Acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding in the UK: patient characteristics, diagnoses and outcomes in the 2007 UK audit.

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OBJECTIVE: To describe the patient characteristics, diagnoses and clinical outcomes of patients presenting with acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding (AUGIB) in the 2007 UK Audit. DESIGN: Multi-centre survey. SETTING: All UK hospitals admitting patients with AUGIB. PARTICIPANTS: All adults (>16 years) presenting in or to UK hospitals with AUGIB between 1 May and 30 June 2007. RESULTS: Data on 6750 patients (median age 68 years) was collected from 208 participating hospitals. New admission...

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10.1136/gut.2010.228437

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Journal:
Gut
Volume:
60
Issue:
10
Pages:
1327-1335
Publication date:
2011-10-05
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EISSN:
1468-3288
ISSN:
0017-5749
URN:
uuid:94a65884-1911-467d-abd0-ea777fb9c1e6
Source identifiers:
139086
Local pid:
pubs:139086

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