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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 236963, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/236963
Review Article

Rifaximin versus Nonabsorbable Disaccharides for the Treatment of Hepatic Encephalopathy: A Meta-Analysis

Department of Gastroenterology, Shanghai tenth People’s Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200072, China

Received 14 December 2012; Revised 7 March 2013; Accepted 7 March 2013

Academic Editor: Edoardo Giovanni Giannini

Copyright © 2013 Dong Wu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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