Effects of fenofibrate on cardiovascular events in patients with diabetes, with and without prior cardiovascular disease: The Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes (FIELD) study.

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BACKGROUND In the FIELD study, comparison of the effect of fenofibrate on cardiovascular disease (CVD) between those with prior CVD and without was a prespecified subgroup analysis. METHODS The effects of fenofibrate on total CVD events and its components in patients who did (n = 2,131) and did not (n = 7,664) have a history of CVD were computed by Cox… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ahj.2011.12.004

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@article{Tonkin2012EffectsOF, title={Effects of fenofibrate on cardiovascular events in patients with diabetes, with and without prior cardiovascular disease: The Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes (FIELD) study.}, author={Andrew Tonkin and David Hunt and Merryn Voysey and Antero Kes{\"a}niemi and A. A. C. M. Hamer and Jonathon Waites and Leo J. Mahar and S. B. S. Mann and Paul Phillip Glasziou and Peta Forder and John Simes and Anthony C. Keech}, journal={American heart journal}, year={2012}, volume={163 3}, pages={508-14} }