The effect of antiplatelet therapy on the incidence of carotid plaque hemorrhage.

Abstract

Hemorrhage into the carotid atheroma has recently been gaining attention with respect to the pathophysiology of cerebrovascular disease. Many patients are currently receiving platelet agents for various vascular diseases. Some researchers have postulated that antiplatelet therapy may be detrimental by possibly inducing intraplaque hemorrhage or by… (More)

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@article{Ernst1986TheEO, title={The effect of antiplatelet therapy on the incidence of carotid plaque hemorrhage.}, author={R. L. Ernst and Alex D Ammar and Jiazhe Lin and Helen Travers}, journal={Stroke}, year={1986}, volume={17 3}, pages={540-1} }