Variation and importance of aspirin resistance in patients with known cardiovascular disease.

@article{Poulsen2007VariationAI,
  title={Variation and importance of aspirin resistance in patients with known cardiovascular disease.},
  author={Tina Svenstrup Poulsen and S{\o}ren Risom Kristensen and Lars Korsholm and Torben Helge Haghfelt and Bo N{\o}rregaard J{\o}rgensen and Peter Bj{\o}rn Licht and Hans F Mickley},
  journal={Thrombosis research},
  year={2007},
  volume={120 4},
  pages={
          477-84
        }
}
AIM To investigate whether aspirin resistance is a persistent condition, and to evaluate if aspirin resistance affects one-year clinical outcome. METHODS AND RESULTS Previously we studied 298 patients admitted to hospital with symptoms suggestive of an acute myocardial infarction (MI) despite treatment with aspirin, and 70 patients (23.5%) were aspirin resistant. In the present study, platelet function was reassessed by use of a Platelet Function Analyzer-100 one year later. A total of 187… CONTINUE READING
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