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Helicobacter pylori infection and early onset myocardial infarction: case-control and sibling pairs study.

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OBJECTIVES: To examine the association between coronary heart disease and chronic Helicobacter pylori infection. DESIGN: Case-control study of myocardial infarction at young ages and study of sibling pairs with one member affected and the other not. SETTING: United Kingdom. PARTICIPANTS: 1122 survivors of suspected acute myocardial infarction at ages 30-49 (mean age 44 years) and 1122 age and sex matched controls with no history of coronary heart disease; 510 age and sex matched pairs of sib...

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10.1136/bmj.319.7218.1157

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
319
Issue:
7218
Pages:
1157-1162
Publication date:
1999-10-05
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
URN:
uuid:afe189ed-d1d5-4d04-a4ef-f5fab093e0a1
Source identifiers:
31565
Local pid:
pubs:31565

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