Chapter 30 Acute Coronary Syndrome Q&A (1 of 20) Sample Questions
1. MJ is a patient with Acute Coronary Symptoms (ACS) and just had percutaneous infusion (PCI) with stent. What is your recommendation for the prevention of stroke?
- A. Acetyl Salicylic Acid (ASA)
- B. ASA/Dypridamole
- C. ASA/Clopidogrel
- D. ASA/Prasugrel
Tips: The use of Prasugrel should be considered in those patients with ACS undergoing stent implantation who are at higher risk for stent thrombosis (previous stent thrombosis, STEMI, history of diabetes mellitus).