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Review of current ideas about the role of acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease is presented. Data on reduction in malignant neoplasms incidence rate in long-term use of the drug, as well as prospects for further study of ASA in the primary prevention are considered.

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E. N. Dankovtseva
Educational Scientific Medical Centre, Administrative Department of the President of the Russian Federation, City Clinical Hospital № 51, Moscow
Russian Federation


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Dankovtseva E.N. ACETYLSALICYLIC ACID: CONTROVERSIAL AND OUTSTANDING ISSUES. Rational Pharmacotherapy in Cardiology. 2013;9(4):439-443. (In Russ.)

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