A retrospective study of aspirin use in elderly patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (dm)
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: LEE, Maijun (MMH, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Wang, Yingyue (MMH, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Wang, Shenchuan (MMH, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Patients with diabetes have two to four-fold increases in the risk of mortality due to cardiovascular (CV) complications. The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) has also recommended all diabetic patients at older ages receive aspirin at doses of 81 to 325mg/day if they are not currently receiving any anticoagulant therapy or .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.