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Study: Most At-risk Patients Don't Adhere to Statin Treatment, Despite Real Benefits
May 12, 2011
A new study from North Carolina State University shows that the vast majority of patients at high risk for heart disease or stroke do a poor job of taking statins as prescribed. That's especially unfortunate, because the same study shows that taking statins can significantly increase the quality and length of those patients' lives.
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