Atherosclerosis: aspirin may be useful among patients with a prior ischaemic event

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  • In outpatients with stable atherosclerosis, aspirin use was marginally beneficial only among patients with atherosclerosis with a prior ischaemic event.

Why this matters

  • Although not well studied, aspirin has been assumed to be of benefit and recommended in all forms of athero...