TITLE

Should a statin be routinely prescribed for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in diabetes mellitus?

AUTHOR(S)
Hackam, Daniel G.
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/12/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 8, p857
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study on the use of statins in preventing cardiovascular disease (CVD) in patients with type 2 diabetes. Procedures of the study; Factors that should be considered by clinicians for those without CVD; Effects of statins on the patients.
ACCESSION #
14606888

 

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