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Randomized controlled trial of dual antiplatelet therapy in patients undergoing surgery for critical limb ischemia

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)37-42
Number of pages6
JournalAnnals of Surgery
Volume252
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Abstract

Patients with critical limb ischemia have a perioperative cardiovascular morbidity comparable to patients with acute coronary syndromes. We hypothesized that perioperative dual antiplatelet therapy would improve biomarkers of atherothrombosis without causing unacceptable bleeding in patients undergoing surgery for critical limb ischemia.

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