haematology
Bleeding disorders

Bleeding risk with low dose aspirin outweighs benefit in primary prevention


Low dose aspirin should not be used for primary prevention in older people as it has no benefit and increases the risk of major bleeding events, an Australian RCT has shown. The Aspirin in Reducing Events in the Elderly (ASPREE) trial compared...

Low dose aspirin should not be used for primary prevention in older people as it has no benefit and increases the...

Read more