Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Statins are 'safe, effective and should be used more widely'

reposted from:

"Large-scale evidence from randomised trials shows that statin therapy reduces
the risk of major vascular events (ie, coronary deaths or myocardial infarctions, strokes, and coronary revascularisation procedures) by about one-quarter for each mmol/L reduction in LDL cholesterol during each year (after the first) that
it continues to be taken." Source:

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