Increased finger skin vasoreactivity and stimulated vasomotion associated with simvastatin therapy in systemic sclerosis hypercholesterolemic patients

@article{Rossi2011IncreasedFS,
  title={Increased finger skin vasoreactivity and stimulated vasomotion associated with simvastatin therapy in systemic sclerosis hypercholesterolemic patients},
  author={Marco Rossi and Laura M Bazzichi and Lorenzo Ghiadoni and Ilaria Mencaroni and Ferdinando Franzoni and Stefano Bombardieri},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
  year={2011},
  volume={32},
  pages={3715-3721}
}
We conducted an open-label trial to evaluate whether simvastatin therapy was, or was not, associated in systemic sclerosis hypercholesterolemic patients (SSc-Ps) with beneficial changes in finger skin microvascular function. 13 females SSc-Ps and 15 females healthy control subjects (CSs), age-matched with SSc-Ps, underwent finger skin post-occlusive… CONTINUE READING