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Reducing the risk of NSAID related gastrointestinal problems: an update
  1. Martin Bradley
  1. Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Mr Martin Bradley, Medicines Information Department, Guy's and St Thomas's, London, UK; Martin.Bradley{at}


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  • Correction notice This paper has been corrected since it was published Online First. An acknowledgement was omitted in the end statements and this has now been reinstated.

  • Competing interests None declared. Refer to the online supplementary files to view the ICMJE form(s).

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; externally peer reviewed.