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Adherence to high-intensity statin drops-off for many following heart attack

Adherence to high-intensity statin drops-off for many following heart attackA substantial proportion of patients prescribed high-intensity statins following hospitalization for a heart attack did not continue taking this medication with high adherence at two years after discharge, according to a study.A substantial proportion of patients prescribed high-intensity statins following hospitalization for a heart attack did not continue taking this medication with high adherence at two years after discharge, according to a study.

Source: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170419131734.htm

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