Aspirin in Primary Prevention of CVD: Rational Use Aspirin in Primary Prevention of CVD: Rational Use
The aspirin question returns as the balance of benefits vs harms for some patient groups is reassessed.Medscape Ob/Gyn (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - May 4, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Commentary Source Type: news

Aspirin Use Not Tied to Clinical Outcomes in Nonobstructive CAD
MONDAY, May 2, 2022 -- For individuals with nonobstructive coronary artery disease (CAD), aspirin use is not associated with a reduced risk for major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE), according to a study published in the April issue of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 2, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CCTA indicates aspirin therapy not effective for CVD prevention
Coronary CT angiography (CCTA) shows that aspirin therapy is not effective fo...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Multiparameter CCTA model helps predict future adverse heart events Photon-counting CT improves image quality of coronary CTA CAC scores predict cardiac risk in patients with high cholesterol CCTA shows promise for managing patients with heart disease CCTA plaque data improve heart disease risk assessment in diabetics (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 2, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mix-and-Match COVID Vaccines; Aspirin for Heart Disease Prevention
(MedPage Today) -- TTHealthWatch is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore, and Rick Lange, MD, president of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - April 30, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Apr 29 2022 This Week in Cardiology Apr 29 2022 This Week in Cardiology
Aspirin for primary prevention, time-restricted feeding, renal denervation, and a potential new obesity drug are the topics John Mandrola, MD, covers in this week ’s podcast.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - April 29, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Aspirin: People over certain age shouldn’t use it to prevent first heart attack - risks
APART from being able to relieve pains and aches, aspirin is often used as a heart attack prevention. However, an American medical board has now advised over 60-year-olds against taking the daily pill for this reason. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

USPSTF: The Jury Is Out on Aspirin for CRC Prevention USPSTF: The Jury Is Out on Aspirin for CRC Prevention
With new data in hand, the US Preventive Services Task Force has shied away from its previous recommendation for low-dose aspirin to prevent colorectal cancer.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Fauci: U.S. Out of Pandemic Phase; Pfizer Seeks Kids' Booster; Aspirin Advice Shifts
(MedPage Today) -- Note that some links may require registration or subscription. NIAID Director Anthony Fauci, MD, said the U.S. is now "out of the pandemic phase." (Washington Post) Vice President Kamala Harris tested positive for the coronavirus... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 27, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Task Force Rejects Daily Aspirin for Heart Health
Title: Task Force Rejects Daily Aspirin for Heart HealthCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/26/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/27/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - April 27, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

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After years of recommending regular aspirin to prevent heart attack and stroke, the US Preventive Services Task Force now sees little benefit for most healthy people. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains the change. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - April 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Accupril Recall; USPSTF Finalizes Aspirin Recs; Cardiologist's COVID Fraud
(MedPage Today) -- Nitrosamines struck again, forcing Pfizer to recall five lots of the antihypertensive medication quinapril HCl (Accupril), according to the FDA. Consistent with draft recommendations released last fall, the U.S. Preventive Services... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - April 26, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

USPSTF: Do Not Start Low-Dose Aspirin to Prevent CVD in 60+
TUESDAY, April 26, 2022 -- The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that the decision to initiate low-dose aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) events should be individualized among those aged 40 to 59... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 26, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

People over 60 should NOT use daily aspirin to prevent a heart attack, key expert panel says 
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released the update, citing an elevated risk of internal bleeding after taking the drug. The FDA has not suggested it for 20 years. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

USPSTF Final Recommendation on Aspirin for Primary CV Prevention USPSTF Final Recommendation on Aspirin for Primary CV Prevention
The Task Force advises against starting aspirin for primary prevention in people aged 60 years or over and suggests the decision should be individualized in those aged 40-59.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - April 26, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Task force's updated guidelines do not recommend daily aspirin for heart health for most adults
The US Preventive Service Task Force has finalized its latest recommendations on low-dose aspirin regimens and now says people over 60 should not start taking a daily aspirin for primary prevention of heart problems, in most cases. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - April 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news