[Effect of statin treatment begun early after acute myocardial infarction on endothelial function in patients with normal levels of cholesterol. VAATOPE Study (VAlue of ATOrvastatin in Postinfarction Endothelium)].

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Recent studies have suggested that statins reduce the rate of subsequent coronary events when these drugs are indicated early alter an acute coronary event. One potential mechanism by which these drugs might reduce the likelihood of such events is by enhancing endothelial function. The aim of this study was to determine whether… CONTINUE READING