Fibrates for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease events.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Fibrates are effective for modifying atherogenic dyslipidaemia, and particularly for lowering serum triglycerides. However, evidence that fibrates reduce mortality and morbidity associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD), or overall mortality and morbidity, in the primary prevention of CVD is lacking. OBJECTIVES This Cochrane Review and meta… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009753

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