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Daily aspirin did not reduce the occurrence of major cardiovascular events a study of more than 12,500 participants considered to be at risk, according to the results of the ARRIVE trial, presented this week at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Meeting in Munich, Germany.
Michael Gaziano, MD, a preventive cardiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, presented findings from the Aspirin to Reduce Risk of Initial Vascular Events (ARRIVE) study, which was sponsored by Bayer. The study was a randomized, controlled clinical trial of the use of daily aspirin to prevent a first cardiovascular event among more than 12,500 participants considered to be at moderate cardiovascular risk.