Episode 65: A clot, a clot, I want it not – primary prevention with antiplatelets
In episode 65, we start back at it with a discussion of using antiplatelets to decrease the chance of MIs and strokes. In this podcast, we cover the whole primary prevention aspect of these agents and we bring in our good friend and colleague Peter Loewen to help us with the numbers. Mike claims he, as a family doctor, is usually able to make a diagnosis of gender in his patients but refuses to do so in James’ case.
1) Primary Prevention with ASA (women and men)
2) ASA in Type II diabetics (primary prevention)
Canadian Diabetes Guideline (specifically, ASA)
3) Adding Clopidogrel to ASA in primary Prevention
CHARISMA Study (primary prevention sub-group)
4) Peripheral vascular disease
5) Peter Loewen
Pharmacotherapy for ischemic stroke prevention
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