POEM of the Week Podcast

Each week Dr. Mark Ebell, POEMs Editor, joins Dr. Michael Wilkes, NPR correspondent and Vice-Dean of the UC-Davis Medical School, for a five minute discussion about an important recent POEM. The discussion provides additional depth and insight into the issue covered by the POEM synopsis.

Episode 622: USPSTF 2022 recommends against initiating aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in adults 60+ years (D recommendation)

Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled ' USPSTF 2022 recommends against initiating aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in adults 60+ years (D recommendation) '

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