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The effect of pravastatin on coronary events after myocardial infarction in patients with average cholesterol levels. Cholesterol and Recurrent Events Trial investigators

The New England Journal of Medicine

Oct 3, 1996

Frank M SacksEugene Braunwald

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In patients with high cholesterol levels, lowering the cholesterol level reduces the risk of coronary events, but the effect of lowering cholesterol levels in the majority of patients with coronary disease, who have average levels, is less clear. In a double-blind trial lasting five yea...read more

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Double-Blind Method
Myocardial Infarction
Epicholesterol
Cholesterol Measurement Test
Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Measurement
Cholesteryl Linoleate, LDL
Survival Analysis
Coronary Heart Disease
LDL Cholesterol Lipoproteins
Low-density Lipoprotein Activity
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The effect of pravastatin on coronary events after myocardial infarction in patients with average cholesterol levels. Cholesterol and Recurrent Events Trial investigators

The New England Journal of Medicine

Oct 3, 1996

Frank M SacksEugene Braunwald

PMID: 8801446

DOI: 10.1056/nejm199610033351401

Abstract

In patients with high cholesterol levels, lowering the cholesterol level reduces the risk of coronary events, but the effect of lowering cholesterol levels in the majority of patients with coronary disease, who have average levels, is less clear. In a double-blind trial lasting five yea...read more

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Double-Blind Method
Myocardial Infarction
Epicholesterol
Cholesterol Measurement Test
Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Measurement
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1
491

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