No advantage to prolonging DACT after bare-metal stent implantation

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 Takeaway

  • Short dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) after bare-metal stent (BMS) implantation appears to be as safe as prolonged DAPT in both patients with and patients without acute myocardial infarction (AMI).

Study design

  • Randomized controlled comparison of short vs prolonged DAPT on cli...