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Outcomes Following Acute Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Relation to Time to Endoscopy: Results from a Nationwide Study

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Background and study aims: Despite the established efficacy of therapeutic endoscopy, the optimum timeframe for performing endoscopy in patients with nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding (NVUGIB) remains unclear. The aim of the current audit study was to examine the relationship between time to endoscopy and clinical outcomes in patients presenting with NVUGIB. Patients and methods: This study was a prospective national audit performed in 212 UK hospitals. Regression models examined th...

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10.1055/s-0032-1325412

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Jairath, V More by this author
Logan, RFA More by this author
Hearnshaw, SA More by this author
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Journal:
ENDOSKOPIE HEUTE
Volume:
25
Issue:
3
Pages:
196-204
Publication date:
2012-09-05
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EISSN:
1439-2577
ISSN:
0933-811X
URN:
uuid:bb62c2e4-ae94-485a-84ac-3e35d67f6807
Source identifiers:
389795
Local pid:
pubs:389795

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