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Coronary Angiographic Changes with Lovastatin Therapy: The Monitored Atherosclerosis Regression Study (MARS)
The role of lipid-lowering therapy in primary and secondary prevention of ischemic heart disease continues to be debated [1]. Concerns include whether lowering lipid levels consistently inhibits orExpand
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The influence of diet on the appearance of new lesions in human coronary arteries.
The Cholesterol Lowering Atherosclerosis Study, a randomized, placebo-controlled trial of blood lipid lowering, demonstrated significant benefit in 2-year coronary angiograms. Using angiograms ofExpand
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A computerized quantitative food frequency analysis for the clinical setting: use in documentation and counseling.
Documentation of nutrition counseling effectiveness is essential to reinforce its value in an era of escalating health care costs. Counseling effectiveness can be determined definitively only ifExpand
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The Monitored Atherosclerosis Regression Study (MARS). Design, methods and baseline results.
OBJECTIVE The Monitored Atherosclerosis Regression Study (MARS) was designed to evaluate the effect of cholesterol lowering by monotherapy with an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor onExpand
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Regression and stabilization of coronary artery lesions. Angiographic trials move beyond the NCEP treatment guidelines.
National Cholesterol Education Program Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of hypercholesterolemia have been formulated from population studies relating coronary events to blood lipids. SuchExpand