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The GREACE study emphasizes the urgent need for a wider use of lipid-lowering drugs in high-risk patients. Evaluation (GREACE) Study consisted of patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) followed up for three years1. The patients were randomised to either. Our post-hoc analysis of the Greek Atorvastatin and Coronary Heart Disease Evaluation (GREACE) study was done to address this issue. Because of the.

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Long-term statin treatment reduces the frequency of cardiovascular events, but safety and efficacy in patients with abnormal liver tests is unclear. Long-term treatment of CHD patients with atorvastatin to achieve NCEP lipid targets significantly reduces total and coronary mortality, coronary morbidity and stroke, in comparison to patients receiving ‘usual’ medical care.

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All subgroups of patients women, those with diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, age 60 to 75 years, congestive heart failure, recent unstable angina or prior revascularisation benefited from treatment with atorvastatin.

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Secondary endpoints were the sfudy and efficacy of the hypolipidaemic drugs as well as the cost-effectiveness of atorvastatin. However, there is no long-term survival study that evaluated this statin. Primary endpoints of the study were defined as death, non-fatal myocardial infarction, unstable angina, congestive heart failure, revascularisation coronary morbidity and stroke.

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All patients were followed up for a mean period of 3 years.

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