CME/CE: Stroke Rounds: Stroke, MI Risk Higher After Drinking
By: Alere Staff
March 2, 2016 – March 2, 2018
Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™
According to a systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis, drinking alcohol was linked to an immediate increase in heart attack and stroke risk in all drinkers. However, the study also showed longer-term protective effects of moderate alcohol consumption.