TITLE

If Your Patient Has Had an MI, Do Not Give an NSAID

AUTHOR(S)
Scherger, Joseph E.
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;6/15/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A large cohort study in Denmark showed that patients with a previous myocardial infarction (MI) who took any NSAID had an increased risk of death or a recurrent MI. The greater the use of an NSAID, the greater the risk
ACCESSION #
61774984

 

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