Cholesterol lowering trials in coronary heart disease: frequency of citation and outcome.

TitleCholesterol lowering trials in coronary heart disease: frequency of citation and outcome.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1992
AuthorsRavnskov U
JournalBMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume305
Issue6844
Pagination15-9
Date Published1992 Jul 4
ISSN0959-8138
KeywordsChoice Behavior; Cholesterol; Clinical Trials as Topic; Confidence Intervals; Coronary Disease; Humans; Odds Ratio; Time Factors; Treatment Outcome; Writing
Abstract

To see if the claim that lowering cholesterol values prevents coronary heart disease is true or if it is based on citation of supportive trials only.

URLhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov.vdicp.health.fgov.be:8080/pmc/articles/pmid/1638188/?tool=pubmed
Alternate JournalBMJ