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Author Gaw, Allan.

Title Statins in general practice / Allan Gaw
Edition Second edition
Published London : Martin Dunitz ; Florence, KY : Distributed in the USA by Taylor & Francis, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (x, 96 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Why do we use statins? -- 2. How do we assess dyslipidaemia? -- 3. What are the statins and how do they work? -- 4. What evidence do we have that statins work? -- 5. Who should receive statin therapy? -- 6. What about statin use in the elderly? -- 7. What does the future hold?
Summary This short book contains everything that the general practitioner or practice nurse needs to know to use statins effectively and safely
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-90) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Anticholesteremic agents -- Therapeutic use -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Hypercholesteremia -- Drug therapy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Statins (Cardiovascular agents) -- Therapeutic use -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203427939 (electronic bk.)
9780203427934 (electronic bk.)