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  • In three of these cases, patients had stopped their antiplatelet medications before surgery. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage, subarachnoid hemorrhage, or other hemorrhage requiring hospitalization occurred in significantly fewer patients taking the antiplatelet agent (HR 0.46, 95% CI 0.30 to 0.71), Shinohara reported at the American Stroke Association meeting here. (medpagetoday.com)
  • We excluded patients who required mechanical ventilation before stenting, those with cardiogenic shock or concurrent medical conditions necessitating chronic anticoagulation, and those with contraindications to aggressive antiplatelet treatment. (bmj.com)
  • To the editor: In their recent paper ( Ann Intern Med 83:190-196, 1975) Lackner and Karpatkin reported that many patients with the "easy bruising" syndrome have abnormal platelet function, increased percentages of megathrombocytes, and an elevated prevalence of antiplatelet antibody. (annals.org)