Peptic ulcer is the commonest cause of acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding accounting for about 35-50% cases of non-variceal haemorrhage. It is responsible for a considerable clinical and economic burden and it is estimated that 1 billion of dollars is spent annually in the United States. The incidence of gastrointestinal bleeding secondary to peptic ulcer disease and hospital admissions for this acute complication have not changed significantly in the last two decades.
Internal Medicine Open Access, an official journal of OMICS International publishes all the articles related to peptic ulcer. The journal is subjecting all the received manuscripts to a strict peer review process. The articles published in the journal are Open Access i.e, freely accessible to readers all around the world. Internal Medicine Open Access is maintaining the quality of articles through its strict peer review process.
Last date updated on July, 2014