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Achievement of English National Service Framework lipid-lowering goals: pooled data from recent comparative treatment trials of statins at starting doses.

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Despite the importance of reducing cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, detailed in guidelines in many countries, repeated surveys show poor physician performance in attaining guideline lipid targets, which is associated with reluctance by physicians to up-titrate statins from starting doses. Data from randomised, double-blind trials comparing common starting doses of atorvastatin, pravastatin, rosuvastatin and simvastatin for 12 weeks in hypercholesterolaemic patients were therefore analysed f...

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Journal:
International journal of clinical practice
Volume:
59
Issue:
10
Pages:
1171-1177
Publication date:
2005-10-05
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EISSN:
1742-1241
ISSN:
1368-5031
URN:
uuid:b9f38b70-bee9-437a-87a7-a765fab54a03
Source identifiers:
122556
Local pid:
pubs:122556

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