CME/CE: Stroke Rounds: Aspirin Overused for Primary Prevention Publication Date:

Publication Date:
Sun, 02/01/2015
By: Alere Staff

SPONSORED BY

American Heart Association

MedPage Today

 

ACTIVE DATE

January 13, 2015 – January 13, 2017 

 

CREDIT

Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™

Family Physicians: 0.25 Elective credits

Nurses/Physician Assistants: CE credits

 

DESCRIPTION

According to this retrospective study, a significant number of cardiology patients are receiving aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease, despite the risk of the drug outweighing the potential benefit.

 

LINK

http://www.medpagetoday.com/Cardiology/Prevention/49515