Expect to See TWO Antiplatelets Short-Term After a Minor Stroke or TIA

More patients will be discharged on a SHORT course of aspirin plus clopidogrel after a minor ischemic stroke or high-risk TIA.

We know aspirin ALONE is generally used to prevent another stroke.

But you'll see growing acceptance of DUAL antiplatelet therapy in these patients. It's already an option in guidelines...based on positive outcomes in Chinese patients using it for 3 weeks.

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