The treatment of helicobacter pylori infection and its sequelae with emphasis on nitroimidazole resistance

Egbert-Jan van der Wouden

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)

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Abstract

In this thesis two different aspects of the treament of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection are described. The first part (chapters 2-8) explores the epidemiology, mechanism, and clinical significance of nitroimidazole resistance as well as the problems encountered in susceptibility testing for nitroimidazoles. ln the second part (chapters 9 -11) three studies concerning the short and long term sequelae of the treatment of this infection are described.... Zie: Summary
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Publisher
Publication statusPublished - 2000

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