TITLE

2008 - Aspirin and/or antioxidants did not prevent CV events in diabetes and peripheral arterial disease

AUTHOR(S)
Farkouh, Michael E.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;1/1/2009, Vol. 150 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a study titled "The prevention of progression of arterial disease and diabetes trial: Factorial randomised placebo controlled trial of aspirin and antioxidants in patients with diabetes and asymptomatic peripheral arterial disease," by researcher J. Belch and colleagues. It found that in patients with diabetes and asymptomatic peripheral arterial disease, aspirin and antioxidants did not reduce risk for cardiovascular events.
ACCESSION #
36506321

 

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