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Letters Helicobacter pylori test and treat versus proton pump inhibitor

Role of H pylori in dyspepsia

BMJ 2008; 336 doi: (Published 03 April 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;336:735
  1. Michael Hobsley, emeritus professor surgery,
  2. Frank I Tovey
  1. 1Department of Surgery, University College London, London
  1. m.hobsley{at}

The main conclusion to be drawn from the study reported by Delaney et al is that no benefit at 12 month follow-up of dyspeptic patients is to be derived from eradication of Helicobacter pylori combined with a four week course of a …

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