Stone AS et al
Antibiotic treatment after myocardial infarction and risk of
(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.