Taking prescribed anti-clotting drug may help save stent patients’ lives

Date: May 28, 2014 Source: American Heart Association Summary: Thirty percent of patients who had just received a stent failed to fill their prescription for an anti-clotting drug within three days of hospital discharge. The risk of heart attack and death is highest for stent patients within the first 30 days for those who delay taking their medication. you’ve just received a coronary artery stent … Continue reading Taking prescribed anti-clotting drug may help save stent patients’ lives