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Review Article

Is There a Role for Tranexamic Acid in Upper GI Bleeding? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Table 1

PICO model used to define search criteria for search strategy to be used in the relevant bibliographic databases.

ICO

PopulationInterventionComparisonOutcome
Adult patients presenting with upper GI bleedingTranexamic acid given intravenously or by mouthPlaceboPrimary and secondary outcomes as outlined above