Effectiveness of ezetimibe added to ongoing statin therapy in modifying lipid profiles and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol goal attainment in patients of different races and ethnicities: a substudy of the Ezetimibe add-on to statin for effectiveness trial.

@article{Pearson2006EffectivenessOE,
  title={Effectiveness of ezetimibe added to ongoing statin therapy in modifying lipid profiles and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol goal attainment in patients of different races and ethnicities: a substudy of the Ezetimibe add-on to statin for effectiveness trial.},
  author={Thomas A. Pearson and Margo A. Denke and Patrick E. McBride and Wendy P Battisti and Russell A. Gazzara and William E. Brady and Joanne J Palmisano},
  journal={Mayo Clinic proceedings},
  year={2006},
  volume={81 9},
  pages={1177-85}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine whether the improvements in lipid profiles and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) goal attainment found in the Ezetimibe Add-On to Statin for Effectiveness trial occurred equally in the black, Hispanic, and white patient populations enrolled in the study. PATIENTS AND METHODS In this double-blind, placebo-controlled study, patients were recruited from 299 community-based practices across the United States (January to August 2003). Patients with… CONTINUE READING

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