Posts Tagged ‘WOEST’

February 14th, 2013

No Aspirin After DES? Is This The Wild, Wild WOEST?


According to the recently published results of the WOEST trial, patients receiving anticoagulation thereapy who undergo stenting have better outcomes with clopidogrel only than with clopidogrel plus aspirin. Rick Lange and David Hillis ask: Are you ready to stop prescribing aspirin to these patients?

September 4th, 2012

ESC Trials: The Best And The Worst

Larry Husten is back from ESC and discussing two trials that exemplify how medicine is supposed to work, and one that exemplifies what can go wrong, especially when commercial interests are at stake.