Adverse effects of statin therapy: perception vs. the evidence - focus on glucose homeostasis, cognitive, renal and hepatic function, haemorrhagic stroke and cataract


Mach F., Ray K. K. , Wiklund O., Corsini A., Catapano A. L. , Bruckert E., ...More

EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL, vol.39, no.27, pp.2526-2543, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 27
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehy182
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.2526-2543

Abstract

Aims To objectively appraise evidence for possible adverse effects of long-term statin therapy on glucose homeostasis, cognitive, renal and hepatic function, and risk for haemorrhagic stroke or cataract.