Stroke

3-Year SMART-CHOICE Results Support Aspirin Discontinuation After PCI

3-Year SMART-CHOICE Results Support Aspirin Discontinuation After PCI

Shortening the duration of dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) and continuing a P2Y12 inhibitor alone after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) was associated with a similar rate of ischemic events but with less bleeding than prolonged DAPT after 3 years of follow-up in the SMART -CHOICE trial. “Current results from the extended follow-up of the SMART-CHOICE trial …

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Warning Signs You're About To Have A "Massive Stroke" - Eat This, Not That

Warning Signs You’re About To Have A “Massive Stroke” – Eat This, Not That

A stroke is not something that only happens to the aging among us. You may have heard stories of young stroke victims. You may know someone close to you who, to all appearances, appeared to be in good health and yet suffered a stroke. According to American Stroke Association, stroke is the fifth leading cause …

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