Deaths associated with NSAID induced gastrointestinal damage versus other causes. Data from Ray and coworkers . Numbers (n) are person-years. *P = 0.024 versus reference; †P = 0.014 versus celecoxib (2.20 [1.17–4.10]). CI, confidence interval; NSAID, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. Reproduced with permission from Elsevier .
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