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Statins and Atrial Fibrillation - Developments and Advances

… Metrics Article Text Figures & Tables References Article Statins and Atrial Fibrillation - Developments and Advances … co-enzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase inhibitors (statins) protect against arrhythmias in addition to their … atherosclerotic coronary artery disease. The use of statins has been suggested to protect against atrial …

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Statins: Practical Considerations – A Review

… Metrics Article Text Figures & Tables References Article Statins: Practical Considerations - A Review Kazeen Abdullah … PDF Permissions Views: 3687 Likes: 0 Downloads: 2 Abstract Statins are currently the most efficacious and widely … shift in treatment approach with a focus on fixed-dose statins matched to individual risk scores. Statin intolerance …

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Statin Therapy in Patients with Diastolic Heart Failure - Time for a Large, Randomised Study?

… Hydroxymethylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibitors (statins) are now being considered as one of the possibly most …

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Adherence to Statin Therapy Drives Survival of Patients with Symptomatic Peripheral Artery Disease

… is required for reuse of this content. Background: Statins reduce cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, but … adherence is suboptimal. We hypothesised that adherence to statins determines survival in patients with peripheral … to total mortality. Initially, 73% of the patients were on statins with an increase in statin use to 81% (p …

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Antiplatelet and Lipid-lowering Drugs in Hypertension

… delivery. In addition to their lipid-lowering effects, statins induce a small blood pressure reduction. The 2013 … in Hypertension Of all the lipid-lowering drugs, only statins have been properly tested in large clinical trials in … to reduce CV morbidity and mortality. 17 Effects of Statins on Blood Pressure and Renal Function - …

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Statin-Fibrate Combination for the Treatment of Dyslipidaemia

… in the settings of both primary and secondary prevention. Statins and fibrates are two classes of drug that have … for many of these patients is combination therapy with statins and fibrates. There is a high prevalence of mixed … the NCEP ATP III goals with statin therapy alone. 7 Statins are structural inhibitors of …

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The Effect of Statins on the Functionality of CD4+CD25+FOXP3+ Regulatory T-cells in Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomised Controlled Trials in Asian Populations

… Text Figures & Tables References Article The Effect of Statins on the Functionality of CD4+CD25+FOXP3+ Regulatory … effector cells and decreased regulatory T-cells (Tregs). Statins have been shown to be clinically beneficial in ACS … atorvastatin), respectively. The results confirmed that statins positively alter the frequency of Tregs, which may …

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Effects of Statin Treatment on Patients with Angina and Normal or Nearly Normal Angiograms

… coronary artery with obstructive lesion. Keywords Statins , non-obstructive coronary artery disease , cardiac … purposes, provided the original work is cited correctly. Statins are commonly used in patients with … involved in inflammation and oxidative stress. 1,2 Statins reduce NADPH-oxidase activity and subunit …

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European Physicians Perspectives on Cholesterol Management and Inhibition of Cholesterol Absorption and Production

… Crossref | PubMed LaRosa JC, He J, Vupputuri S, Effect of statins on risk of coronary disease: a meta-analysis of … PubMed Law MR, Wald NJ, Rudnicka AR, Quantifying effect of statins on low density lipoprotein cholesterol, ischaemic … data from 90,056 participants in 14 randomised trials of statins, Lancet, 2005;366:1267-78. Crossref | PubMed …

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