Statins: the highs and the lows
Negative press seems to follow statins, the most prescribed drugs in England, despite them revolutionising cardiovascular disease prevention.
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Figure 1: A decade of dispensing
Source: NHS Digital
Figure 2: Benefits versus risks
Source: Lancet 2016;388:2532
Figure 3: Trials and tribulations
Citation: The Pharmaceutical Journal DOI: 10.1211/PJ.2018.20205512
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