Table 5: Multivariate analysis of the clinical factors influencing the efficacy of Helicobacter pylori eradication.

Clinical factorCoefficientStandard errorOdds ratio
(95% CI)
value

Duration of
H.  pylori eradication
(10 days versus 14 days)
1.380.463.98 (1.60–9.86)0.003

EAL-10: esomeprazole/amoxicillin/levofloxacin triple therapy 10 days and EAL-14: esomeprazole/amoxicillin/levofloxacin triple therapy 14 days.