aggressive targets of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL) < 70 mg/dL and systolic blood pressure < 115 mmHg
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
JAMA. 2008 Apr 9;299(14):1678-89 Randomized Controlled Trial, Multicenter Study
IN diabetes mellitus, type 2, atherosclerosis, normo-cholesterol adults The Use of
aggressive targets of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL) < 70 mg/dL and systolic blood pressure < 115 mmHg
As Treatment, Chronic
Is better Than
standard targets of LDL < 100 mg/dL and systolic blood pressure < 130 mmHg
To reduce common carotid artery intimal medial thickness and left ventricular mass index at 1 year. Clinical cardivascular events did not differed