Navigation Links
Type 2 Diabetics Studied in Low-Dose Aspirin Trial
Date:11/11/2008

emorrhagic strokes and major gastrointestinal bleeds).

In comparing bleeding events, the researchers reported 13 hemorrhagic strokes, with no statistically significant difference between aspirin takers and non-takers (six such strokes in the aspirin group; seven in the non-aspirin group).

On the other hand, the total number of all hemorrhagic events was greater in the aspirin group compared to the non-aspirin group (34 vs. 10 such events). Four patients in the aspirin group had bleeding events that required transfusion. Furthermore, those in the aspirin group had more gastrointestinal symptoms (55 cases vs. eight cases), but all cases were resolved without surgery and no fatalities occurred, he said.

"Our findings need to be interpreted in the context of the low incidence of atherosclerotic disease in Japan," Ogawa said. "We conclude that aspirin as primary prevention is beneficial at least for fatal heart attack and fatal stroke in our entire study group and for all atherosclerotic disease among those age 65 or over."

Co-authors are: Masafumi Nakayama, M.D., Ph.D.; Takeshi Morimoto, M.D., Ph.D.; Shiro Uemura, M.D., Ph.D.; Masao Kanauchi, M.D., Ph.D.; Naofumi Doi, M.D., Ph.D.; Seigo Sugiyama, M.D., Ph.D.; and Yoshihiko Saito, M.D., Ph.D. Individual author disclosures are available on the abstract.

The study was funded by Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.

Statements and conclusions of study authors that are presented at American Heart Association scientific meetings are solely those of the study authors and do not necessarily reflect association policy or position. The association makes no representation or warranty as to their accuracy or reliability. The association receives funding primarily from individuals; foundations and corporations (including pharmaceutical, device manufacturers and other companies) also make donations and fund specific association programs and events. The association has strict policie
'/>"/>

SOURCE American Heart Association
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Drug-Eluting Stents Beat Bare Metal Stents in Diabetics
2. Aspirin Doesnt Guard Diabetics Against Heart Disease
3. Fish Twice a Week Cuts Diabetics Kidney Risks
4. Research shows aerobic exercise combined with resistance training improves glucose control in diabetics
5. Spices, Herbs Boost Health for Diabetics
6. Older Diabetics With Depression Face Higher Death Rate
7. New Vaccine May Help Type 1 Diabetics in Future
8. Newer Blood Pressure Drug Better for Some Heart Patients, Diabetics
9. UT Southwestern scientists discover leptin can also aid type 1 diabetics
10. Doctor Diabetic Supply Helps Diabetics to Receive Their Testing Supplies as Medicares Competitive Bidding Program Starts
11. Weekly Drug Helps Type 2 Diabetics
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/9/2014)... ways that cells are regulated, scientists at Rockefeller University ... more likely to metastasize. , What,s more, the protein ... two other proteins that are normally linked to neurodegeneration, ... have unexpected ties. , The study, which appears ... points to the possibility of new cancer therapies that ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... of stromal support cells and immune cells and ... in the development of diseases could open new ... was the conclusion of a review article by scientists ... Nature . , Prof. Peter Carmeliet: "Consider the ... of cancer cells has been examined in minute detail ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... have found that fecal transplantation is effective and safe ... This is the result of a study led by ... Women,s Gastrointestinal Medicine at The Women,s Medicine Collaborative. The ... advance of print in the American Journal of ... C. diff , has increased to epidemic proportions over ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... Researchers from The Miriam Hospital have found that ... are also depressed have difficulty sticking to a ... true for women, and screening and brief treatment ... treatment. The study and its findings are published ... , Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a common ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... French . ... teens, including brain structure and function, personality, life experiences and ... on to develop binge drinking within the next two years. ... such as life events and a family history of drug ... or not the child had had a single drink at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Protein pushes breast cancer cells to metastasize 2Health News:Protein pushes breast cancer cells to metastasize 3Health News:Wake-up call for more research into cell metabolism 2Health News:Women's Medicine Collaborative examines safety of fecal transplant to treat C. difficile 2Health News:Miriam Hospital study examines effect of depressed mood on pulmonary rehab completion 2Health News:What drives a child to abuse alcohol? 2
... Reports of a study reports that married women is having ... men or unmarried women and the report finds out that ... compared to married women. // , ,Catherine Mercer, ... said. "That is, within a relationship, people who were less ...
... health as it induces lot of alterations in the metabolism ... of colorectal tumours, while drinking in moderation lowers the risk, ... was conducted by Joseph C. Anderson, M.D. and colleagues at ... patients were subject to a survey of drinking habits and ...
... high but critics are more concerned with the availability of ... available to the developing and under developed countries//. ... anytime, due to current global conditions, as there are serious ... continue people have started stock piling and storing stocks of ...
... above may have a sedentary lifestyle if they perceive that their ... earlier studies that fewer than 40 percent of adults aged 65 ... years of independent life., ,A new UCLA study found that ... one can do at an advanced age — were the most ...
... University have said they are trying to develop an ... against lung cancer//. , ,Experiments with mice have ... still needed before the new therapy could be used ... ,"In fact it's a paradox," said research scientist Christian ...
... 27: Union Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss today fired another salvo at ... country. He said: "influence of mafias over such a regulatory body ... MCI is an autonomous body and the government has no say ... in its functioning. , ,He said a cleansing process ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Alcohol Consumption A Threat To Colorectal Tumours 2Health News:Flu Vaccine Can Be Used To Treat Lung Cancer 2
(Date:1/15/2014)... As health officials across the Midwest warn against the widespread ... Michigan will offer free diagnostic testing for ... to administer tests and, in some cases, fill the matching ... the study. The Grand Rapids, Mich. ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014 Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: ... Fair Trading (OFT) approval condition to the announced tender offer for ... As a result of the waiver, the transaction is ... the tender offer on January 24, 2014 following the currently scheduled ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014 Tegra Medical is very pleased to announce the ... new Chief Executive Officer.  Mark was promoted from his current ... the company,s four facilities in Massachusetts , ... joined Tegra Medical in 2012 with 20+ years of broad-based ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 2Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 3Shire Waives OFT Condition Relating to the Acquisition of ViroPharma Inc. 2Shire Waives OFT Condition Relating to the Acquisition of ViroPharma Inc. 3Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 2Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 3
... Oct. 16 AngioGenex Inc. (OTC,Bulletin Board: AGGX.OB) ... molecules that are potent inhibitors of the Id ... filing of this patent,constitute major milestones in the ... Dr. Richard Salvador, President and CEO, and the,former ...
... Oct. 16 When eighty-six-year-old,Keith Hora went to see ... University of Newcastle in Australia, he was told he ... been diagnosed with stage III melanoma, one,of the most ... had multiple melanoma reoccurrences in the previously treated,area of ...
Cached Medicine Technology:AngioGenex Files Patent on First Small Molecule Id-Inhibitors for the Treatment of Cancer 2Recipient of Melanoma Drug in Development Celebrates Two Cancer-Free Years 2
Inorganic phosphorus (UV method) reagent is for the quantitative determination of inorganic phosphorus in human serum....
For the quantitative determination of Inorganic Phosphorus in serum. Linearity: 12.0 mg/dl....
For the kinetic quantitative determination of g-Glutamyl Transferase in serum for manual and/or automated procedures....
Intended for the quantitative determination of gammaglutamyl transferase activity in serum or plasma. Single vial, dry powder reagent. Readily soluble at room temperature. Reaction: Kinetic. Waveleng...
Medicine Products: