Statins and all-cause mortality in high-risk primary prevention: a meta-analysis of 11 randomized controlled trials involving 65,229 participants.

@article{Ray2010StatinsAA,
  title={Statins and all-cause mortality in high-risk primary prevention: a meta-analysis of 11 randomized controlled trials involving 65,229 participants.},
  author={K. Ray and S. R. K. Seshasai and S. Erqou and P. Sever and J. Jukema and I. Ford and N. Sattar},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={170 12},
  pages={
          1024-31
        }
}
BACKGROUND Statins have been shown to reduce the risk of all-cause mortality among individuals with clinical history of coronary heart disease. [...] Key MethodDATA SOURCES Trials were identified through computerized literature searches of MEDLINE and Cochrane databases (January 1970-May 2009) using terms related to statins, clinical trials, and cardiovascular end points and through bibliographies of retrieved studies. Expand
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