TITLE

Rosuvastatin prevented ischemic stroke in healthy older adults with elevated C-reactive protein

AUTHOR(S)
Cruz-Flores, Salvador
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;6/15/2010, Vol. 152 Issue 6, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the study carried out to find if rosuvastatin prevent strokes in older adults with sensitive C-reactive proteins and who do not have hyperlipidemia. The study used randomized placebo-controlled trial. The study showed that rosuvastatin prevented the ischemic stroke. Other details of the study including setting and patients are also highlighted.
ACCESSION #
51696561

 

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