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Identifying Patients for Nonstatin Therapy.

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2018;19(S1):S1-S8

Departments of Medicine & Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA.

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July 2019

Statin Intolerance.

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2018;19(S1):S9-S19

Departments of Medicine & Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA.

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July 2019

Cardiovascular Care in Women Veterans.

Circulation 2019 02;139(8):1102-1109

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, CA (J.K.H., R.E.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.037748DOI Listing
February 2019

A reference set of curated biomedical data and metadata from clinical case reports.

Sci Data 2018 11 20;5(1):180258. Epub 2018 Nov 20.

The NIH BD2K Center of Excellence in Biomedical Computing, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, 90095, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sdata.2018.258DOI Listing
November 2018

A Longitudinal Cohort Study of Aspirin Use and Progression of Emphysema-like Lung Characteristics on CT Imaging: The MESA Lung Study.

Chest 2018 07 12;154(1):41-50. Epub 2017 Dec 12.

Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY; Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2017.11.031DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6045779PMC
July 2018

Coronary Calcium Score and Cardiovascular Risk.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2018 07;72(4):434-447

Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address: https://twitter.com/kewatson.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.05.027DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6056023PMC
July 2018

Closing the Remaining Evidence Gap: Randomized Controlled Trial Data to Support Statin Therapy for Low-Density Lipoprotein ≥190 mg/dL.

Circulation 2017 11;136(20):1892-1894

Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (K.E.W., G.C.F.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.117.030989DOI Listing
November 2017

Triglycerides: A reappraisal.

Trends Cardiovasc Med 2017 08 21;27(6):428-432. Epub 2017 Mar 21.

UCLA Program in Preventive Cardiology, UCLA Barbra Streisand Women׳s Heart Health Program, Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tcm.2017.03.004DOI Listing
August 2017

Reflection Magnitude, a Measure of Arterial Stiffness, Predicts Incident Heart Failure in Men But Not Women: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).

J Card Fail 2017 May 16;23(5):353-362. Epub 2017 Jan 16.

Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2017.01.002DOI Listing
May 2017

MY APPROACH to the Patient With Memory Loss Who Needs a Statin.

Trends Cardiovasc Med 2017 02 22;27(2):158-159. Epub 2016 Sep 22.

Clinical Cardiologist at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tcm.2016.09.010DOI Listing
February 2017

Lung function, percent emphysema, and QT duration: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) lung study.

Respir Med 2017 02 8;123:1-7. Epub 2016 Dec 8.

Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, United States; Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2016.12.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5302224PMC
February 2017

Body fat distribution, menopausal hormone therapy and incident type 2 diabetes in postmenopausal women of the MESA study.

Maturitas 2016 Sep 28;91:147-52. Epub 2016 Jun 28.

Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2016.06.020DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4968885PMC
September 2016

Connecting the Dots: From Big Data to Healthy Heart.

Circulation 2016 Aug;134(5):362-4

From National Institutes of Health BD2K Center of Excellence in Biomedical Computing (E.L., K.E.W., P.P.) and Departments of Physiology (E.L., P.P.), Medicine/Cardiology (K.E.W., P.P.), and Bioinformatics (P.P.), University of California at Los Angeles.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.021892DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5096589PMC
August 2016

Heart Failure Therapies for End-Stage Chemotherapy-Induced Cardiomyopathy.

J Card Fail 2016 Jun 19;22(6):439-48. Epub 2016 Apr 19.

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2016.04.009DOI Listing
June 2016

Should vascular effects of newer treatments be addressed more completely?

Future Oncol 2015 ;11(14):1995-8

Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/fon.15.119DOI Listing
May 2016

Concepts in cardio-oncology: definitions, mechanisms, diagnosis and treatment strategies of cancer therapy-induced cardiotoxicity.

Future Oncol 2016 Mar 1;12(6):855-70. Epub 2016 Feb 1.

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/fon.15.349DOI Listing
March 2016

Slippery Slope of Triglycerides: They Are Associated With Risk, But in the Statin Era, Does Targeting Them Confer Benefit?

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2016 Mar 8;9(2):97-9. Epub 2016 Mar 8.

From the Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.116.002675DOI Listing
March 2016

Acculturation is associated with left ventricular mass in a multiethnic sample: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2015 Dec 3;15:161. Epub 2015 Dec 3.

Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC, 27127, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12872-015-0157-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4668673PMC
December 2015

Association of menopause age and N-terminal pro brain natriuretic peptide: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Menopause 2015 May;22(5):527-33

From the 1Loma Linda University Medical Center Transplantation Institute, Loma Linda, CA; 2Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; 3Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, CO; 4National Institutes of Health/Clinical Center, Bethesda, MD; 5Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; and 6Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GME.0000000000000342DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4387119PMC
May 2015

Advanced lipid testing: when, why, and in whom?

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2014 ;15(4):310-7; quiz 318-9

Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas, Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute, Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital, Dallas, TX; The Heart Hospital, Plano, TX.

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April 2015

Abdominal aortic calcium, coronary artery calcium, and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2014 07 8;34(7):1574-9. Epub 2014 May 8.

From the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla (M.H.C., J.O.D., M.A.A., J.H.I.); Collaborative Health Studies Coordinating Center, University of Washington, Seattle (R.L.M.); San Diego Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, CA (J.H.I); The Heart Center, Saint Francis Hospital, Roslyn, NY (A.G.); Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (K.P.C.); Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles (P.S., K.E.W.); and Division of Cardiology, University of California, Irvine (N.D.W.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.114.303268DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4153597PMC
July 2014

Age at menopause and incident heart failure: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

Menopause 2014 Jun;21(6):585-91

From the 1Department of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; 2Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; 3Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, CO; 4National Institutes of Health/Clinical Center, Bethesda, MD; 5Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; and 6Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/GME.0000000000000138DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4031284PMC
June 2014

Predictors of cardiovascular risk in women.

Womens Health (Lond) 2013 Sep;9(5):491-8

David Geffen School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of California-Los Angeles, 650 Charles E Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1679, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/whe.13.44DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6097244PMC
September 2013

Treatment of heart failure in African Americans--a call to action.

J Natl Med Assoc 2011 Feb;103(2):86-98

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Ave, Box 1199, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0027-9684(15)30257-1DOI Listing
February 2011

Is neighborhood racial/ethnic composition associated with depressive symptoms? The multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis.

Soc Sci Med 2010 Aug 12;71(3):541-550. Epub 2010 May 12.

Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, CA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2010.04.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2922985PMC
August 2010

Pitavastatin: the newest HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2010 ;11(1):26-32

The David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA Preventative Cardiology Program, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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July 2010

Do socioeconomic gradients in subclinical atherosclerosis vary according to acculturation level? Analyses of Mexican-Americans in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis.

Psychosom Med 2009 Sep 6;71(7):756-62. Epub 2009 Aug 6.

San Diego State University/University of California San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, California 92120, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PSY.0b013e3181b0d2b4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2761426PMC
September 2009

The JUPITER trial: How will it change clinical practice?

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2009 ;10(2):91-6

Division of Cardiology, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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August 2009

Targeting low HDL-cholesterol to decrease residual cardiovascular risk in the managed care setting.

J Manag Care Pharm 2008 Oct;14(8 Suppl):S3-28; quiz S30-1

HealthCore Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, USA.

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October 2008

Pathogenesis of CHD: the role of elevated triglycerides.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

J Am Acad Nurse Pract 2007 ;19(12 Suppl 2):4-6, 13-4

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June 2008

What is the evidence in favor of low-dose statin therapy in 2008?

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Curr Atheroscler Rep 2008 Feb;10(1):33-8

Division of Cardiology, 47-123, UCLA School of Medicine, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11883-008-0006-2DOI Listing
February 2008

Cardiovascular risk reduction among African Americans: a call to action.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

J Natl Med Assoc 2008 Jan;100(1):18-26

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0027-9684(15)31170-6DOI Listing
January 2008

Lowering levels of lipids and homocysteine.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2006 ;7(4):248-50

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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November 2007

New insights into understanding cardiometabolic risk. Introduction.

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2007 ;8 Suppl 4:S1-2

Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center, UCLA Preventive Cardiology Program, UCLA Division of Cardiology, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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November 2007

Novel therapies for cardiometabolic risk reduction and implications for clinical practice.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2007 ;8 Suppl 4:S37-42

David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA Program in Preventive Cardiology, Los Angeles, Calfornia, USA.

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November 2007

HDL function as a target of lipid-modifying therapy.

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2007 ;8(1):1-8

Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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October 2007

Coronary heart disease care in older women: optimizing diagnostic and therapeutic decisions.

J Am Med Womens Assoc (1972) 2004 ;59(4):286-94

Department of Medicine, Denver Health, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, USA.

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July 2006

Air pollution and heart disease.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2006 ;7(1):44

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April 2006

The past, present, and future of statin therapy.

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2005 ;6(3):129-39

Preventative Cardiology Program, Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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December 2005

Treating to low-density lipoprotein goal: a tool for initiating and optimizing lipid-lowering therapy in patients with atherosclerosis or similar risk.

Crit Pathw Cardiol 2005 Dec;4(4):174-6

UCLA Preventative Cardiology Program, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1679, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.hpc.0000185738.98207.5fDOI Listing
December 2005

High-density lipoprotein function recent advances.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2005 Nov 19;46(10):1792-8. Epub 2005 Oct 19.

Atherosclerosis Research Unit, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2005.06.080DOI Listing
November 2005

Novel serum markers for risk prediction in acute coronary syndromes.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2005 ;6(1):59-60

UCLA Program in Preventive Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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May 2005

Anti-inflammatory properties of HDL.

Rev Endocr Metab Disord 2004 Dec;5(4):351-8

Atherosclerosis Research Unit, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1023/B:REMD.0000045107.71895.b2DOI Listing
December 2004

Cardiovascular disease in African Americans. Introduction.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2004 ;5 Suppl 3:S1-2

Preventive Cardiology Program, Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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September 2004

Pathobiology of atherosclerosis: are there racial and ethnic differences?

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2004 ;5 Suppl 3:S14-21

Preventive Cardiology Program, Division of Cardiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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September 2004

Cardiovascular disease in African Americans. Closing the knowledge, treatment, and outcome gap.

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2004 ;5 Suppl 3:S42-4

Preventive Cardiology Program, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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September 2004

The relationship between inflammation and atherosclerotic events.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2004 ;5(1):66-8

Program in Preventive Cardiology, University of California, Los Angeles, USA.

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May 2004

Lipid abnormalities in insulin resistant states.

Rev Cardiovasc Med 2003 ;4(4):228-36

Division of Cardiology, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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January 2004

Lessons learned from recent lipid-lowering trials: why physicians should change clinical practice.

Clin Cornerstone 2003 ;Suppl 1:S11-7

Preventive Cardiology Program, Center for Lipid and Hypertension Management, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s1098-3597(03)90049-4DOI Listing
January 2004

Atherosclerosis in type 2 diabetes mellitus: the role of insulin resistance.

J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 2003 Dec;8(4):253-60

Division of Cardiology, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif 90095-1679, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/107424840300800402DOI Listing
December 2003

Plasma lipoprotein concentrations in ethnic populations.

Authors:
Karol E Watson

Curr Cardiol Rep 2003 Nov;5(6):483-7

Division of Cardiology, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Avenue; 47-123 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1679, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11886-003-0111-3DOI Listing
November 2003

Effective strategies for long-term statin use.

Am J Cardiol 2003 Jul;92(1A):27i-34i

University of California, Los Angeles, Preventative Cardiology Program, Division of Cardiology, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095-1679, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0002-9149(03)00506-xDOI Listing
July 2003