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Stone AS et al

Antibiotic treatment after myocardial infarction and risk of death

Eur Gastroenterol (Dec) 12:Abstract, 2000

This paper was presented at the European gastroenterology meeting in Brussels, and showed a 15% reduction in cardiovascular endpoints in patients with acute MI or unstable angina who received a 1-week course of antibiotics suitable to treat H. pylori infection.

The details are available from this Reuters Press Release posted on the American Heart Association website. Click here .