Gender-specific lipid-lowering effect of pravastatin and atorvastatin
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: YAMAMURA, Shigeo (Toho University, Funabashi, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Chiba, Tatsuo (Toho University, FUNABASHI, Japan)
Harada, Kaori (Nippon Med. School, Chiba-Hokusou Hosp., CHIBA, Japan)
Hamada, Kouji (Nippon Med. School, Chiba-Hokusou Hosp., CHIBA, Japan)
Fukuda, Keiko (Nippon Med. School, Chiba-Hokusou Hosp., CHIBA, Japan)
Purpose: We conducted a retrospective investigation of the gender-specific lipid-lowering effect of two HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, namely, pravastatin and atorvastatin.
Method: The candidates in this study were patients (51 males and 105 females in the pravastatin group and 43 males and 75 females in the atorvastatin group) who were.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.