Posts Tagged ‘dyslipidemia’

February 4th, 2013

Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: February 4th

This week’s topics include blood transfusion and increased mortality in MI, proteotoxicity and cardiac dysfunction in the elderly, combined fitness and statin treatment on mortality in veterans with dyslipidemia, and more.

November 28th, 2012

Statins and Exercise: Independently Beneficial, Even Better in Combination

It’s no secret that statins and exercise are good for people with dyslipidemia. Now a study published in the Lancet offers fresh evidence suggesting that the two may be independently beneficial, and that the two together may yield greater benefits than either alone. U.S. researchers analyzed data from 10,043 people with dyslipidemia treated at either of two Veterans Affairs […]