April 2019 Pharmacy Update

2019 ACC/AHA Guideline Update: Low-dose Aspirin

As you may be aware, the 2019 American College of Cardiology (ACC)/American Heart Association (AHA) Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease was published on March 17th and recommended against low-dose aspirin (75-100mg) for primary prevention of heart disease and stroke in certain populations.

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