Beta-blockers for prevention of oesophageal variceal rebleeding in cirrhotic patients
Editorial Group: Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group
Published Online: 18 OCT 2006
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How to Cite
Chen W, Klingenberg SL, Nikolova D, Gluud C. Beta-blockers for prevention of oesophageal variceal rebleeding in cirrhotic patients (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD004545. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004545.pub2.
- Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
- Published Online: 18 OCT 2006
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
This systematic review will evaluate the beneficial and harmful effects of beta-blockers on preventing oesophageal variceal rebleeding in cirrhotic patients who survived a variceal bleeding.