Statins and the risk of dementia in patients with atrial fibrillation: A nationwide population-based cohort study.

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BACKGROUND Atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with cognitive decline and may contribute to an increased risk of dementia. The goal of the present study was to investigate whether statin use prevented non-vascular dementia in subjects with AF. METHODS Data from the National Health Insurance Research Database of Taiwan were used in this study. The study… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.05.159

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