Aspirin resistance in off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting.


OBJECTIVE Anti-platelet therapy with aspirin is the cornerstone of treatment after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). Aspirin resistance describes the clinical observation of the inability of aspirin to prevent thrombotic complications or the laboratory phenomenon of absence of the effect of aspirin on platelet inhibition tests. Off-pump CABG (OPCAB… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2011.04.021


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