Statins for primary prevention: identifying low-risk individuals

  title={Statins for primary prevention: identifying low-risk individuals},
  author={Yu-Li Huang and Yi Huang and Yan-xian Wu},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cardiology},
We read the Review by Željko Reiner (Statins in the primary prevention of cardio vascular disease. Nat. Rev. Cardiol. doi:10.1038/ nrcardio.2013.80)1 with great interest. We are particularly interested in the role of statins in primary prevention of cardio­ vascular disease (CVD) in individuals at low cardiovascular risk. As was well discussed in the Review… CONTINUE READING