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Aspirin for Primary Prevention Reduces Cardiovascular Events, Increases Bleeding Risk

Rosenberg, Karen

AJN The American Journal of Nursing: May 2019 - Volume 119 - Issue 5 - p 66
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000557919.25989.80
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According to this study:

  • In people with no history of cardiovascular disease, aspirin is associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular events but an increased risk of major bleeding.
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