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[Current statin use for patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease in 39 large Chinese hospitals].

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OBJECTIVE: To investigate the current statin use among high-risk patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases in Chinese large hospitals. METHODS: Clinical history and current medication were recorded in 11 783 patients with a history of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (CVD) from 39 highest-ranking hospitals in 10 Chinese cities. RESULTS: Indication for statin use was given for all screened patients and statin was not prescribed in up to 59.6% (7022) patients. For patients wit...

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Journal:
Zhonghua xin xue guan bing za zhi
Volume:
39
Issue:
5
Pages:
397-401
Publication date:
2011-05-01
ISSN:
0253-3758
Source identifiers:
167523

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