Testing the inflammation hypothesis (at last!) with Dr Paul Ridker

Dr Samuel Goldhaber


September 21, 2012

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There's—obviously—strong indirect evidence to support the hypothesis that inflammation is a fundamental determinant of MI and stroke. But until now, there's been no trial specifically designed to test this hypothesis. Two trials are now under way. Find out more from Dr Paul Ridker.


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