A strategy to reduce cardiovascular disease by more than 80%

dianagosalvez Diana Gosálvez Prados última modificación 5/10/2012 11:31

The objective of this article is to determine the combination of drugs and vitamins, and their doses, for use in a single daily pill to achieve a large effect in preventing cardiovascular disease with minimal adverse effects. The strategy was to simultaneously reduce four cardiovascular risk factors (low density lipoprotein cholesterol, blood pressure, serum homocysteine, and platelet function) regardless of pretreatment levels.

Wald NJ. A strategy to reduce cardiovascular disease by more than 80%. BMJ. 2003; 326. Available at: http://www.bmj.com/content/326/7404/1419


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