Statin use and kidney cancer outcomes: A propensity score analysis.

@article{Nayan2016StatinUA,
  title={Statin use and kidney cancer outcomes: A propensity score analysis.},
  author={Madhur Nayan and Antonio Finelli and Michael A. S. Jewett and David N Juurlink and Peter C. Austin and Girish S. Kulkarni and Robert J Hamilton},
  journal={Urologic oncology},
  year={2016},
  volume={34 11},
  pages={487.e1-487.e6}
}
PURPOSE Studies evaluating the association between statin use and survival outcomes in renal cell carcinoma have demonstrated conflicting results. Our objective was to evaluate this association in a large clinical cohort by using propensity score methods to reduce confounding from measured covariates. METHODS We performed a retrospective review of 893… CONTINUE READING