Intensive statin therapy for Chinese patients with coronary artery disease undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (ISCAP study): rationale and design.

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BACKGROUND Myocardial necrosis is related to higher incidence of cardiovascular events and higher mortality rates during follow-up. Statins have been demonstrated to lower the risk of periprocedural myocardial infarction. The aim of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of intensive statin therapy and the long-term outcome of patients in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ccd.23171

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@article{Liu2012IntensiveST, title={Intensive statin therapy for Chinese patients with coronary artery disease undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (ISCAP study): rationale and design.}, author={Peng Liu and Jie Jiang and Jianping Li and T. M. Hong and Yan Zhang and Ronghui Yu and Jia Jia and Yong Huo}, journal={Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions}, year={2012}, volume={79 6}, pages={967-71} }