Appropriateness of PPI prescription in patients admitted to hospital: Attitudes of general practitioners and hospital physicians in Italy

Published: 26 February 2016
Author(s): Francesca Lodato, Elisabetta Poluzzi, Emanuel Raschi, Carlo Piccinni, Ariola Koci, Valentina Olivelli, Chiara Napoli, Giulia Corvalli, Elena Nalon, Fabrizio De Ponti, Marco Zoli
Section: Original Article

Proton pump inhibitor (PPI) prescriptions have raised concern for both huge increase of health expenditure and possible long-term adverse effects.