Superior prevention of reinfarction by 30 mg/d aspirin compared with 1000 mg/d: results of a two years follow-up study in Cottbus.


In a two years reinfarction study including all patients suffering from myocardial infarction in the district of Cottbus (900000 inhabitants) between the 1.1.1981 and 31.8.1983 (totally 701 patients) we found a statistically significant lower rate of reinfarctions, in patients over 60 years also of the total mortality treated with 30 mg aspirin per day… (More)