TITLE

Cost-effectiveness of simvastatin in the secondary prevention of coronary artery disease in Canada

AUTHOR(S)
Riviere, Marc; Wang, Shanshan
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;04/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 7, p991
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Determines the cost-effectiveness of simvastatin in the secondary prevention of coronary artery disease (CAD) in Canada. Outcome measures of the study; Reduced mortality and morbidity among patients given simvastatin compared to control subjects; Suggestion that simvastatin provides a cost-effective approach to long-term prevention of secondary CAD in Canada.
ACCESSION #
9705180745

 

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