Administration of a Loading Dose Has No Additive Effect on Platelet Aggregation During the Switch From Ongoing Clopidogrel Treatment to Ticagrelor in Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome

Study Questions:

What is the effect of a ticagrelor loading dose on further platelet inhibition during the switch from clopidogrel to ticagrelor in patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) receiving ongoing antiplatelet treatment?