A retrospective study of statin use for secondary prevention in a teaching hospital in taiwan
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHANG, Hsiu-Ling (E-DA hosptial, Kaohsiung, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Lin, Mei-Fang (Department of Pharmacy, E-DA Hospital, KAOHSIUNG, China Taiwan)
Tsai, Pin-Chin (Department of Pharmacy, E-DA Hospital, KAOHSIUNG, China Taiwan)
Wu, Chau-Chung (National Taiwan University Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Aims Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and its subset coronary heart disease are leading causes of morbidity and mortality in the worldwide. In general, higher levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) are associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease, myocardial infarction, and stroke. Recently, several active control trials.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.