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Table 1 Stress ulcer prophylaxis in ICU and non-ICU settings

From: Survey of stress ulcer prophylaxis

  Percentage of patients
Percentage of institutions stating that: 0–25 26–50 51–75 76–100
ICU patients received 0 7 17 76
stress ulcer prophylaxis     
Non-ICU patients received 34 44 19 3
stress ulcer prophylaxis     
Patients discharged from 35 32 23 10
the ICU to non-ICU settings     
remained on stress ulcer prophylaxis     
  1. ICU, intensive care unit.