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Kostis WJ, Cheng JQ, Dobrzynski JM, Cabrera J, Kostis JB. Meta-Analysis of Statin Effects in Women Versus Men. J Am Coll Cardiol 2012;59:572–82.
The following disclosures should have been noted for author Dr. John B. Kostis:
During the 2 years prior to this study, Dr. John B. Kostis gave a CME-approved talk related to hypertension sponsored by a grant from Daiichi-Sankyo to the American Society of Hypertension and participated in a MedScape project pertaining to cardiovascular risk of middle-aged males sponsored by Pfizer. Dr. Kostis gave 3 lectures pertaining to cardiovascular risk, non–HDL-cholesterol, and ezetimibe on behalf of Merck. Dr. Kostis also served as a consultant to Merck, MSD Consumer Care Inc. (previously Schering-Plough HealthCare Products Inc.) on an issue pertaining to safety of an over-the-counter agent from the point of view of hypertension.
The author apologizes for this omission.
- American College of Cardiology Foundation