Association of statin therapy with outcomes of acute coronary syndromes: the GRACE study.

@article{Spencer2004AssociationOS,
  title={Association of statin therapy with outcomes of acute coronary syndromes: the GRACE study.},
  author={Frederick A Spencer and Jeanna Allegrone and Robert J Goldberg and Joel M. Gore and Keith A. A. Fox and Christopher B. Granger and R. H. Mehta and David Brieger},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={140 11},
  pages={857-66}
}
Context While the benefits of statins in the primary and secondary prevention of coronary artery disease are clear, the value of statin therapy in acute coronary syndromes is uncertain. Contribution Analyzing data from a large, international observational study of acute coronary syndromes, these investigators identified associations between statin use before and during acute coronary events and favorable outcomes. Cautions While these data suggest a potential benefit of statins during acute… CONTINUE READING

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Effect of Previous and Early Statin Therapy in Acute Coronary Syndromes www.annals.org

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