Is Helicobacter pylori antibiotic resistance surveillance needed and how can it be delivered?

C A M McNulty, G Lasseter, I Shaw, T Nichols, S D'Arcy, A J Lawson, E Glocker

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Abstract

Most patients are prescribed Helicobacter pylori treatment without culture and antibiotic susceptibility testing, as current guidance recommends that patients with recurrent dyspepsia should be tested for H. pylori using a non-invasive breath or faecal antigen test.
Translated title of the contributionIs Helicobacter pylori antibiotic resistance surveillance needed and how can it be delivered?
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1221-30
Number of pages10
JournalAlimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Volume35
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2012

Bibliographical note

© 2012 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

Keywords

  • Helicobacter
  • antibiotic resistance
  • surveillance

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