Here is a quick mnemonic/memory aid “BLOATING to remember about the Risk Factors For Gastroisntestinal Bleeding

B – Blood Thinners: Medications like Warfarin and Aspirin increase the risk of GI bleeding.
L – Liver Disease: Conditions like cirrhosis can lead to GI bleeding.
O – Old Age: Advanced age is a risk factor for gastrointestinal bleeding.
A – Alcohol Abuse: Excessive alcohol consumption can damage the GI tract.
T – Tumors: Gastrointestinal tumors can cause bleeding.
I – Infections: Infections such as H. pylori can lead to GI bleeding.
N – Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs): Drugs like Ibuprofen can cause GI bleeding.
G – Gastric Ulcers: Ulcers in the stomach can result in gastrointestinal bleeding.

⚡Mnemonic⚡: Risk Factors For Gastroisntestinal Bleeding

Dr. Arin Nandi

Passionate About Medical Science & Helping Future Doctors Achieve Top Ranks In Medical Exams. He is professionally a dentist as well as a public health expert from JIPMER (1), (2)working in health department