TITLE

Women benefit as much as men from secondary prevention effects of statins, despite lower representation in trials

PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Menopause International;Sep2012, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the use of statins in women and states that the American Heart Association has recommended statin therapy in women for desired cholesterol targets to reduce the risks of cardiovascular events.
ACCESSION #
86440383

 

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