- Reduction in cardiovascular events after vascular surgery with atorvastatin: a randomized trialAnai E S Durazzo
Heart Institute and Vascular Surgery Department, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Vasc Surg 39:967-75; discussion 975-6. 2004..Statin therapy may reduce perioperative cardiac events through stabilization of coronary plaques...
- Safety of perioperative statin use in high-risk patients undergoing major vascular surgeryOlaf Schouten
Department of Vascular Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Am J Cardiol 95:658-60. 2005..Therefore, the aim of this study was to clarify the potential risk of myopathy in statin users who underwent major noncardiac surgery...