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Precision medicine can determine the best drug treatment for severe heart disease

Precision medicine can determine the best drug treatment for severe heart disease

Study indicates the benefits of stopping aspirin in heart attack patients

Study indicates the benefits of stopping aspirin in heart attack patients

Access to real-time genotype data influences prescriber behavior after PCI

Access to real-time genotype data influences prescriber behavior after PCI

Study aims to understand role of clopidogrel in patients with cardiovascular disease

Study aims to understand role of clopidogrel in patients with cardiovascular disease

New ESC Focused Update provides recommendations on DAPT in patients with coronary artery disease

New ESC Focused Update provides recommendations on DAPT in patients with coronary artery disease

Platelet function testing in elderly patients after heart attack shows no improved outcomes

Platelet function testing in elderly patients after heart attack shows no improved outcomes

Pre-procedural use of antiplatelet therapy becoming less routine in heart attack treatment

Pre-procedural use of antiplatelet therapy becoming less routine in heart attack treatment

Younger women more likely to experience one-year adverse cardiovascular events after PCI

Younger women more likely to experience one-year adverse cardiovascular events after PCI

Treatment with antiplatelet therapy does not reduce pain crises in children with sickle cell disease

Treatment with antiplatelet therapy does not reduce pain crises in children with sickle cell disease

DAPT Study shows dual antiplatelet therapy reduces bleeding-related mortality

DAPT Study shows dual antiplatelet therapy reduces bleeding-related mortality

Prasugrel linked to high-bleeding-risk in patients with stable coronary artery disease

Prasugrel linked to high-bleeding-risk in patients with stable coronary artery disease

Radial approach superior than femoral one for coronary angiography and PCI for ACS patients

Radial approach superior than femoral one for coronary angiography and PCI for ACS patients

Health Canada to review evidence on the safety of long-term use of prescription blood-thinners

Health Canada to review evidence on the safety of long-term use of prescription blood-thinners

Pre-treatment with prasugrel increases risk of bleeding without reducing risk of ischemic events

Pre-treatment with prasugrel increases risk of bleeding without reducing risk of ischemic events

Older heart patients present unique challenges for determining optimal dosages of medications

Older heart patients present unique challenges for determining optimal dosages of medications

Study: New genetic marker predicts warfarin dose in African-Americans

Study: New genetic marker predicts warfarin dose in African-Americans

TRILOGY-ACS platelet function substudy results revealed

TRILOGY-ACS platelet function substudy results revealed

Most patients taking common blood-thinning drugs may be receiving wrong dosage levels

Most patients taking common blood-thinning drugs may be receiving wrong dosage levels

Cause of heart attacks or strokes may be different in some patients treated with anti-platelet drugs

Cause of heart attacks or strokes may be different in some patients treated with anti-platelet drugs

Prasugrel reduces cardiovascular events among patients managed medically for ACS

Prasugrel reduces cardiovascular events among patients managed medically for ACS