Tuesday Mar 4
Simvastatin improves the sexual health-related quality of life in men ...
Erectile dysfunction is prevalent in men over 40 years, affecting their quality of life and that of their partners.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Significantly improved chance of heart attack survival with high-potency statin treatment
A study looking at the data of thousands of patients who suffered heart attacks has suggested treatment with high-potency statins offers a significantly improved chance of survival compared to those taking normal statins.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Now That Statins Are Cheap, More UK Patients Can Take Them
The National Institute for health and Clinical Excellence is a UK watchdog agency whose mission is to "provide guidance to help health and social care professionals to deliver the best possible care based on the best possible evidence".
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases
Statin use and incident prostate cancer risk: does the statin brand...
Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Disease 17, 6–9; doi:10.1038/pcan.2013.34; published online 24 September 2013 We conducted a population-based cohort study to examine the association between statin use and risk of prostate cancer using the Database of Clalit Health Services.
Simvastatin Treatment Attenuates Increased Respiratory Variability...
Cheyne-Stokes respiration and cardiac arrhythmias are associated with increased morbidity and mortality in patients with chronic heart failure .