Primary prevention

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Abstract Number: 593

CHEST PAIN AFTER PHYSICAL ASSAULT: AN UNEXPECTED BLESSING

Case Presentation: A 56 y/o African American male with a history of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation presented with “pounding” chest pain after being assaulted. On presentation, the patient was afebrile and normotensive but significantly tachycardic (heart [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:28+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CHEST PAIN AFTER PHYSICAL ASSAULT: AN UNEXPECTED BLESSING

Abstract Number: 148

ASPIRIN EFFICACY AND SAFETY PROFILE FOR PRIMARY PREVENTION IN DIABETIC PATIENTS: A META-ANALYSIS OF RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS

Background: The role of aspirin in primary prevention of cardiovascular events remains controversial, Especially in diabetic patients. We have conducted a meta-analysis of all randomized controlled trials (RCTs) to evaluate the efficacy and safety of [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:16+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on ASPIRIN EFFICACY AND SAFETY PROFILE FOR PRIMARY PREVENTION IN DIABETIC PATIENTS: A META-ANALYSIS OF RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS