Thienopyridine Response Variability and Resistance

Udaya S. Tantry, Thomas A. Suarez, Paul A. Gurbel

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAntiplatelet Therapy In Ischemic Heart Disease
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9781405176262
StatePublished - Feb 19 2009


  • Clinical relevance of clopidogrel non-responsiveness
  • Clopidogrel resistance mechanism
  • Laboratory evaluation of clopidogrel responsiveness
  • Light transmittance aggregometry (LTA)
  • Management of clopidogrel resistance
  • Platelet activation and aggregation and multiple receptor signaling pathways
  • Platelet activation and aggregation-central to atherothrombotic complications of CVD
  • Second generation thienopyridine-clopidogrel use

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine

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