Antiplatelet therapy in cardiovascular disease.

Syed M. Ahmed, Edward L. O'Leary, L. A. Innone

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Antiplatelet therapy has an essential role in the treatment of cardiovascular disease. In this article, we discuss the characteristics of current, new and emerging antiplatelet drugs, their mechanisms of action, and their role in the primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)20-22
Number of pages3
JournalComprehensive therapy
StatePublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes

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  • Medicine(all)


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