TITLE

What is the role of dipyridamole in long-term secondary prevention after an ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack?

AUTHOR(S)
Sudlow, Cathie
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/25/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 9, p1024
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Examines the role of dipyridamole in long-term secondary prevention after an ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack. Mechanism of action of the antiplatelet drug called ASA; Evidence of the effectiveness of antiplatelet treatments based on the results of randomized trials; Lack of evidence of adverse effects of the combination of ASA and dipyridamole.
ACCESSION #
18599388

 

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