Aspirin overutilization for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease

@inproceedings{VanWormer2014AspirinOF,
  title={Aspirin overutilization for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease},
  author={J J VanWormer and Aaron W Miller and Shereif H. Rezkalla},
  booktitle={Clinical epidemiology},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Aspirin is commonly used for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in the US. Previous research has observed significant levels of inappropriate aspirin use for primary CVD prevention in some European populations, but the degree to which aspirin is overutilized in the US remains unknown. This study examined the association… CONTINUE READING