atherosclerosis, hypercholesterolemic adults and NOT coronary disease
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
N Engl J Med. 2007 Oct 11;357(15):1477-86 Randomized Controlled Trial, Multicenter Study
IN atherosclerosis, hypercholesterolemic adults and NOT coronary disease The Use of
statins, pravastatin
As Prevention, Primary
Is better Than
placebo
To reduce death from cronory heart disease, at 5 years of treatment and 10 years after: 11.8% for the entire 15 years period with statin VS 15.5% placebo