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Author Gaw, Allan

Title Statins in General Practice : pocketbook
Published London : Taylor & Francis, A Martin Dunitz Book, 2001


Description 1 online resource (85 pages)
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface; Why do we use statins?; How do we assess dyslipidaemia?; What are the statins and how do they work?; What evidence do we have that statins work?; Who should receive statin therapy?; What about the future?; Glossary of terms; Further reading; Index
Summary This book aims to place the use of statins in primary care in a clinical context and to explain how these drugs work. Pharmacology, comparative mechanisms, practical considerations, day-to-day problems and the future of statins are all explored
Notes Print version record
Subject Statins (Cardiovascular agents) -- Therapeutic use
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780203215494