Aspirin Use for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Colorectal Cancer

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Learning Objectives:

  • Identify specific risk factors for cardiovascular disease
  • Summarize the USPSTF recommendations for aspirin use for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease and colorectal cancer
  • Judge bleeding risk in your own patients
  • Recognize the evidence and need for further studies on aspirin use for primary prevention
  • Apply the USPSTF recommendations to your own patients
  • Counsel patients on the use of aspirin for primary prevention

Presentation: 44:40