TITLE

Clopidogrel + aspirin in atrial fibrillation

AUTHOR(S)
Kuritzky, Louis
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Primary Care Reports;Aug2009 Supplement, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research on the impact of clopidogrel and aspirin in patients suffering from atrial fibrillation (FIB). It references the study "The ACTIVE Investigators: Effect of Clopidogrel Added to Aspirin in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation" published in a 2009 issue of the "New England Journal of Medicine." The study found that risk of major bleeding is raised by 57 percent.
ACCESSION #
43931529

 

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