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Effects of blood pressure lowering on intracranial and extracranial bleeding in patients on antithrombotic therapy: the PROGRESS trial.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Observational studies demonstrate strong associations between blood pressure and bleeding complications of antithrombotic therapy. The objective was to determine whether blood pressure lowering reduces risks of bleeding in patients on antithrombotic therapy. METHODS: This is a subsidiary analysis of the Perindopril Protection Against Recurrent Stroke Study (PROGRESS) trial, a randomized, placebo-controlled trial. A total of 6105 patients with cerebrovascular disease w...

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Journal:
Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation
Volume:
43
Issue:
6
Pages:
1675-1677
Publication date:
2012-06-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1524-4628
ISSN:
0039-2499
Source identifiers:
325573
Language:
English
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pubs:325573
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uuid:16300da3-4740-46e6-b31b-377982e29973
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pubs:325573
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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