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WARFASA Trial – Aspirin for VTE Prophylaxis

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The WARFASA trial, recently published in the NEJM, examined the role of aspirin after patients with VTE’s had completed 6-18 months of warfarin therapy.  Given the safety of the treatment and the impressive reduction in VTE recurrence, it’s very likely that the results of the  WARFASA trial will find their way into the next CHEST guideline updates. Continue reading