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Research Article

A New Scoring System to Predict Poor Clinical Outcomes in Acute Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding Patients with High-Risk Stigmata

Table 1

The characteristics of acute nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding patients enrolled.

Number of patients

Clinical characteristics
Age: median(IQR)a58 (42, 66)
UGIB symptom(s)b
 Blood transfusion44
 Further intervention15
Endoscopic characteristics
 Gastric ulcer57
 Duodenal ulcer101
 Anastamotic ulcer3
 Esophageal ulcer3
 Anastamotic bleeding10
 Gastric vascular ectasia1
Endoscopic hemostasis
 Multiple therapies combined37

aIQR: interquartile range. bSome patients presented with more than one symptom.