Posts - Antiplatelet Therapy

Jan 30, 2022 4:18pm
Our February 2022 Quick Question asks, What single agonist is your first choice to measure platelet response to aspirin? The typical aggregation profile includes several agonists, however it may be that one is more sensitive to aspirin's antiplatelet effect than the others. As always, please add your comments below.
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Oct 14, 2021 1:09pm
Thanks to Dean Willett, Precision BioLogic Inc, for pointing me to this October 12, 2021 US Preventive Services Task Force release, "Aspirin Use to Prevent Cardiovascu
Mar 11, 2020 9:44am
An acquaintance's daughter has type 1 von Willebrand disease. Her OB physician recommends a daily baby aspirin during her pregancy. Are there any circumstances in which aspirin is indicated during pregnancy in a woman with VWD
Oct 27, 2019 6:43pm
Click or tap here to learn the results of the AUGUSTUS trial, which shows that the combination of apixaban and a P2Y12 inhibitor such as clopidogrel is safer than Coumadin and clopidogrel, Coumadin and aspirin, or apixaban and aspirin for pos