Chileshe Nkonde

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Fish oil is used to lower triglycerides and for the secondary prevention of cardiovascular events in patients with coronary artery disease. Many of these patients will also be taking aspirin and clopidogrel. Any of these medications alone can increase the risk of bleeding; however, the risk of bleeding in patients taking all 3 of these medications has not(More)
BACKGROUND Exercise testing should be symptom-limited. Nevertheless, 40% of clinical laboratories applying for ICANL accreditation use 85% of maximal age-predicted heart rate (MPHR) as the primary exercise endpoint. We hypothesized that this approach importantly may underestimate exercise capacity and inducible ischemia. METHODS Two patient cohorts were(More)
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