n Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa - Cardio news




Extracted from text ... 99 Aspirin protects women at risk of pre-eclampsia without causing bleeding Does aspirin prevent pre-eclampsia and associated complications in high-risk women? The literature published to date consistently shows the protective effect of low-dose aspirin for women with risk factors for pre-eclampsia, without an increase in bleeding complications including placental abruption. The synopsis of a meta-analysis, published in the 15 November 2003 issue of the British Medical Journal, leads to the conclusion that low-dose aspirin exerts a protective effect without an increase in bleeding complications. The methods used did not permit absolute risk reduction and NNT to be determined. For this ..


Article metrics loading...

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error