Acute upper GI bleed (Guidelines)

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Abbreviations

Abbreviation  Meaning 
FBC  Full Blood Count 
G&S  Group and Screen 
HB  Haemoglobin 
INR  International normalised ratio 
LFTs  Liver Function Test 
NBM Nil By Mouth 
NEWS2 National Early Warning Score
OGD Oesphago-Gastro-Dundenoscopy 
U&E  Urea and Electrolytes 
VBG Venus Blood Gas

 

 

Last reviewed: 31/12/2021

Next review date: 31/12/2024

Author(s): Gastroenterology .

Approved By: TAM Subgroup of ADTC

Reviewer name(s): Endoscopy Lead.

Document Id: TAM484