How to test the effect of aspirin and clopidogrel in patients on dual antiplatelet therapy?

@article{Bagoly2016HowTT,
  title={How to test the effect of aspirin and clopidogrel in patients on dual antiplatelet therapy?},
  author={Zsuzsa Bagoly and N{\'o}ra Homor{\'o}di and Emese Gy{\"o}ngyv{\'e}r Kov{\'a}cs and Ferenc Sarkady and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Csiba and I F {\'E}des and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Muszbek},
  journal={Platelets},
  year={2016},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={59-65}
}
Dual antiplatelet therapy with clopidogrel and aspirin is frequently used for the prevention of recurrent ischemic events. Various laboratory methods are used to detect the effect of these drugs administered in monotherapy, however their value in dual therapy has not been explored. Here, we determined which methods used for testing the effect of clopidogrel or aspirin are influenced by the other antiplatelet agent. One arm of the study included 53 ischemic stroke patients being on clopidogrel… CONTINUE READING