n Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa - Aspirin benefits in patients with one or more cardiovascular risk factors : drug trends in cardiology
|Article Title||Aspirin benefits in patients with one or more cardiovascular risk factors : drug trends in cardiology|
|© Publisher:||Clinics Cardive Publishing|
|Journal||Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa|
|Publication Date||May 2002|
Extracted from text ... Aspirin benefits in patients with one or more cardiovascular risk factors This study, undertaken in general practice in Milan, Italy, underscores the value of low-dose aspirin in the primary prevention of cardiovascular events. 1 Some 4 500 patients with at least one relevant risk factor for cardiovascular disease participated in this randomised, controlled, open trial to investigate the benefits of low-dose aspirin (100 mg/day) and vitamin E (enteric-coated 300 mg/day) and were followed for a mean of 3. 5 years. The trial was stopped early due to positive results emerging from ..
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