Statins in heart failure: The paradox between large randomized clinical trials and real life.

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Dr. Paloma Gastelurrutia, a researcher at Germans Trias i Pujol Health Research Institute, in Barcelona, Spain, discusses her article appearing in the June 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, which compares the results of clinical trial studies and long term follow-up with real-life cohorts of patients using statins. Large clinical trials did not show success with statins, but cohort studies revealed more optimistic results. Available at:...

PharmGenEd™ Cardiology I: Warfarin and Statins

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This webinar was presented on Tuesday, September 21, 2010 by Dr. Jaekyu Shin and Dr. Larisa Cavallari. Dr. Shin and Dr. Cavallari discuss select pharmacogenomic effects of warfarin and statins.