Do Clinicians Recommend Aspirin to Patients for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease?

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The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released updated guidelines in 2009 recommending aspirin to prevent myocardial infarction among at-risk men and stroke among at-risk women. Our aim was to examine clinician aspirin recommendation among eligible persons based on cardiovascular risk scores and USPSTF cutoffs. We used across-sectional… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11606-014-2985-8

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@article{Fiscella2014DoCR, title={Do Clinicians Recommend Aspirin to Patients for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease?}, author={M.P.H. Kevin Fiscella and Paul C. Winters M.S. and M.P.H. Michael Mendoza and Gary J. Noronha and Carlos M. Swanger and Ph.D. John D. Bisognano and M.P.H. Robert J. Fortuna}, journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine}, year={2014}, volume={30}, pages={155-160} }