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Among strategies used to eradicate Helicobacter pylori (micrograph pictured) infection in adults, the previously recommended seven days of standard triple treatment was the least effective, according to a recent review

Helicobacter pylori (pictured) infects around one third of adults in northern Europe and North America, and more than 50% of people in southern and eastern Europe, South America and Asia

Source  Yutaka Tsutsumi, M.D. / Wikimedia Commons