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Risks May Outweigh Benefits Of Aspirin Use in Diabetes

Rosenberg, Karen

AJN The American Journal of Nursing: September 2019 - Volume 119 - Issue 9 - p 54
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000580264.56655.e4
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According to this study:

  • Aspirin has potential benefits in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in patients with diabetes, but the risks may outweigh the benefits.
  • The use of low-dose aspirin may need to be individualized, based on a person's risk of CVD and bleeding.
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