Prospects and possible pitfalls of a preventive Polypill: confessions of a health promotion convert

@article{Green2005ProspectsAP,
  title={Prospects and possible pitfalls of a preventive Polypill: confessions of a health promotion convert},
  author={Lawrence W. Green},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2005},
  volume={59},
  pages={S4-S9}
}
A proposal by Wald and Law (2003) for a single pill containing a statin, three half-dose antihypertensives, aspirin, and folic acid, met with a storm of controversy and seemed to have been relegated as much to the fanciful as to the accolades it might have deserved. The benefits such a Polypill could confer on people age 55+y were to reduce both… CONTINUE READING