TITLE

Understanding clopidogrel efficacy in the presence of cytochrome P450 polymorphism

AUTHOR(S)
Turgeon, Jacques; Pharand, Chantal; Michaud, Véronique
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/6/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 12, p1729
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on a study on the efficacy of the drug clopidogrel in the presence of cytochrome p450 polymorphism. Risk of atherothrombotic events in people taking clopidogrel; Frequency of atherothrombotic events in a follow-up period among patients who underwent coronary angioplasty with bare-metal stent implantation and antiplatelet therapy with clopidogrel; Role of platelets in the pathogenesis of atherothrombotic events.
ACCESSION #
21062831

 

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