Table 1: Followup results with endoscopic variceal eradication therapy.

Author (yr)No. of patientsEradication (%)Rebleed (%)Recurrence (%)Followup period

Howard et al. (1988) [3]331009635 months
Chawla et al. (1990) [4]1229116624 months
Stringer and Howard (1994) [5]32 10031168.7 years
Zargar et al. (2004) [6]6991121415 years
Thomas et al. (2009) [7]198100171920 years