Can one incorporate this data into your day to day clinical practice and do we have GUIDELINES supporting this?
ISTH Consensus Statement:
Do not test ASA or clopidogrel resistance outside of clinical trials or to change therapy based on such testing.
Why? NO clinically meaningful, standardized definition of resistance based on data linking therapy-dependent laboratory tests to clinical outcomes .
Correct treatment of patients whose platelets are hyporesponsive to antiplatelet agents is unknown.