1. Why do we use statins? -- 2. How do we assess dyslipidaemia? -- 3. What are the statins and how do they work? -- 4. What evidence do we have that statins work? -- 5. Who should receive statin therapy? -- 6. What about statin use in the elderly? -- 7. What does the future hold?
This short book contains everything that the general practitioner or practice nurse needs to know to use statins effectively and safely
Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-90) and index