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Sex differences in high-intensity statin use following myocardial infarction in the United States

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Background Historically, women have been less likely than men to receive guideline-recommended statin therapy for the secondary prevention of myocardial infarction (MI). Objectives The authors examined contemporary sex differences in prescription fills for high-intensity statin therapy following an MI, overall and across population subgroups, and assessed whether sex differences were attenuated following recent efforts to reduce sex disparities in the use o... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1016/j.jacc.2018.02.032

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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
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Journal of the American College of Cardiology Journal website
Volume:
71
Issue:
16
Pages:
1729-1737
Publication date:
2018-04-24
Acceptance date:
2018-02-07
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EISSN:
1558-3597
ISSN:
0735-1097
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pubs:823132
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uri:eaaf60ad-ae26-4f17-802f-a37d35e86b4a
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uuid:eaaf60ad-ae26-4f17-802f-a37d35e86b4a
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pubs:823132

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