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Savarese G, Gotto JR, AM, Paolillo S, D'Amore C, Losco T, Musella F, Scala O, Marciano C, Ruggiero D, Marsico F, De Luca G, Trimarco B, Perrone-Filardi P. Benefits of Statins in Elderly Subjects Without Established Cardiovascular Disease: A Meta-Analysis. J Am Coll Cardiol 2013;62:2090–9.
The authors report the number needed to treat (NNT) for the entire mean follow-up of studies was 83 and 142 for myocardial infarction and stroke, respectively.
The authors apologize for this error.
- American College of Cardiology Foundation