Personalized Prediction of Lifetime Benefits with Statin Therapy for Asymptomatic Individuals: A Modeling Study
- Author(s): Fleischmann, Kirsten
- Ferket, BS
- van, BJH
- Heeringa, J
- Spronk, S
- Fleischmann, KE
- Nijhuis, RLG
- Hofman, A
- Steyerberg, EW
- Hunink, MGM
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3531501?pdf=render
Background: Physicians need to inform asymptomatic individuals about personalized outcomes of statin therapy for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD). However, current prediction models focus on short-term outcomes and ignore the competing ri
Many UC-authored scholarly publications are freely available on this site because of the UC Academic Senate's Open Access Policy. Let us know how this access is important for you.