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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 386074, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/386074
Clinical Study

Pharmacodynamic Effect of Clopidogrel in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation

Third Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, University Hospital Vinohrady, Cardiocenter, Srobarova 50, 100 34 Prague 10, Czech Republic

Received 12 April 2013; Accepted 25 June 2013

Academic Editor: Namal Wijesinghe

Copyright © 2013 Petr Tousek et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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