Use of Lipid Altering Therapy

While there have been no prospective, randomized, clinical trials to evaluate the effects of lipid-altering therapy in the subsequent development of CAD among diabetic patients, there is a consistent body of scientific evidence derived from subset analyses. These results indicate that lipid-altering therapy is beneficial in both primary and secondary prevention. A subset analysis of the Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study (4S) showed that, in diabetic patients with elevated total cholesterol and LDL cholesterol, normal triglycerides, and established CAD, there was a significant reduction in major CAD and related atherosclerotic events.

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