what is the role of helicobacter pylori in peptic ulcer and gastric cancer outside the big cities?helicobacter pylori is apparently the etiologic agent of 90% of duodenal ulcers (dus), 80% of gastric ulcers (gus) not induced by nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and gastric carcinoma (gc). our community-based investigations and retrospective reviews, however, have been unable to substantiate these associations. a retrospective review of 30 patients with gc revealed only 2 (6.6%) patients with h. pylori infection. a retrospective review of all patients with the diagnosis of du (332) was un ...19989492867
screening for helicobacter pylori and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use in medicare patients hospitalized with peptic ulcer disease.peptic ulcer disease has well-defined causes, with most cases related to helicobacter pylori infection and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use.19999927097
care of older adult populations diagnosed with helicobacter pylori: a review of current literature.helicobacter pylori has been linked to development of peptic ulcers and increases the risk of developing gastric carcinoma. currently, about half of the world's population is infected with h. pylori, many of whom are older adults. older adult populations often have multiple comorbidities that may mask dyspeptic signs and symptoms. the role of h. pylori and infective signs vary by age, and the confusing symptoms in older adult populations may delay detection and treatment of h. pylori. in additio ...200920010231
prevalence of helicobacter pylori infection among patients undergoing bariatric surgery: a preliminary study. 200818536991
physician office-based quality improvement projects. florida medical quality assurance, inc. 19989782726
international symposium: helicobacter pylori: basic mechanisms to clinical cure amelia island, fl, usa, 3-6 november 1993. 19947914786
prevalence of helicobacter pylori seropositivity among patients undergoing bariatric surgery: a preliminary study.the objective of this study was to compare the prevalence of helicobacter pylori (hp) seropositivity in patients undergoing bariatric surgery with that of the general population.200818581170
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