Acetylsalicylic acid resistance in patients with steno-occlusive cerebrovascular disease undergoing EC-IC bypass surgery

Daniel Jussen, Peter Horn & Peter Vajkoczy
Objective: Cerebral revascularization using standard extracranial-intracranial (EC-IC) arterial bypass surgery may be used to revert hemodynamic compromise in symptomatic patients with steno-occlusive cerebrovascular disease. Acetylsalicylic acid (ASS) is prescribed as standard perioperative medication[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]