The summary below is from the full report titled “Benefits of Pravastatin on Cardiovascular Events and Mortality in Older Patients with Coronary Heart Disease Are Equal to or Exceed Those Seen in Younger Patients: Results from the LIPID Trial.” It is in the 15 May 2001 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 134, pages 931-940). The authors are D Hunt, P Young, J Simes, W Hague, S Mann, D Owensby, G Lane, and A Tonkin, for the LIPID Investigators.
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Benefits of Lowering Cholesterol Levels in Older Patients. Ann Intern Med. ;134:I–4. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-134-10-200105150-00003
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2001;134(10):I-4.
Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Dyslipidemia, Geriatric Medicine.
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