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Upper gastrointestinal bleeding in the UK: does a dedicated bleed unit improve outcomes?
  1. Matthew Kurien,
  2. Emma Wong,
  3. Paraskevi Sakellariou,
  4. Reena Sidhu,
  5. Alan Lobo,
  6. David S Sanders
  1. Gastroenterology and Liver Unit, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Matthew Kurien, P39, Gastroenterology and Liver Unit, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK; matthew.kurien{at}

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We read with interest the recent Gut paper by Hearnshaw et al.1 We would like to add to this debate. Our recent audit conducted during a similar time frame obtained comparable data …

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