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Clinical Study

Eradication of Helicobacter pylori Is Associated with the Progression of Dementia: A Population-Based Study

Table 1

Basic demographic data of demented patients with peptic ulcer.

1538 demented patients with PU (ICD-9:290.xx & 531–534) value

H. pylori eradicationYes, No,
Age, yr
Female, %338 (50.00)475 (55.77)0.0528
Diabetes mellitus, % 46 (6.81)161 (18.65)<0.0001
Hypertension, %85 (12.59)308 (35.56)<0.0001
Cerebrovascular disease and TIA, %57 (8.44)277 (32.09)<0.0001
Congestive heart failure, %32 (4.74)102 (11.81)<0.0001
Coronary artery disease, %42 (6.22)185 (21.43)<0.0001
Hyperlipidemia, % 45 (6.66)159 (18.42)<0.0001

PU: peptic ulcer. TIA: transient ischemic attack.
value, by student’s -test.