Effect of statins on C-reactive protein in patients with coronary artery disease

Lancet. 1999 Jan 9;353(9147):118-9. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(05)76154-7.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Clinical Trial
  • Comparative Study
  • Letter
  • Randomized Controlled Trial

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Atorvastatin
  • C-Reactive Protein / metabolism*
  • Cholesterol / blood
  • Coronary Disease / blood
  • Coronary Disease / drug therapy*
  • Double-Blind Method
  • Female
  • Heptanoic Acids / therapeutic use*
  • Humans
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors / therapeutic use*
  • Hyperlipidemias / blood
  • Hyperlipidemias / drug therapy*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pyrroles / therapeutic use*
  • Simvastatin / therapeutic use*
  • Triglycerides / blood

Substances

  • Heptanoic Acids
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
  • Pyrroles
  • Triglycerides
  • C-Reactive Protein
  • Cholesterol
  • Atorvastatin
  • Simvastatin