Should H pylori always be eradicated?
(Published 21 March 2012)
Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e2145
- Ruchit Sood, specialist registrar in gastroenterology
- 1York Teaching Hospital, York YO31 8HE, UK
Braden’s article raises the interesting question of whether we should always aim to eradicate Helicobacter pylori when present.1 There are times when it is clearly important to eradicate H pylori—for example, in patients with peptic ulcer …
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