Intervention Review

HMG CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) for dialysis patients

  1. Suetonia C Palmer1,
  2. Sankar D Navaneethan2,
  3. Jonathan C Craig3,4,
  4. David W Johnson5,
  5. Vlado Perkovic6,
  6. Sagar U Nigwekar7,
  7. Jorgen Hegbrant8,
  8. Giovanni FM Strippoli3,4,9,10,11,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Renal Group

Published Online: 11 SEP 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 29 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004289.pub5

How to Cite

Palmer SC, Navaneethan SD, Craig JC, Johnson DW, Perkovic V, Nigwekar SU, Hegbrant J, Strippoli GFM. HMG CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) for dialysis patients. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD004289. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004289.pub5.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Otago Christchurch, Department of Medicine, Christchurch, New Zealand

  2. 2

    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, Cleveland, OH, USA

  3. 3

    The University of Sydney, Sydney School of Public Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia

  4. 4

    The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Cochrane Renal Group, Centre for Kidney Research, Westmead, NSW, Australia

  5. 5

    Princess Alexandra Hospital, Department of Nephrology, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia

  6. 6

    The George Institute for Global Health, Renal and Metabolic Division, Camperdown, NSW, Australia

  7. 7

    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Scholars in Clinical Sciences Program, Boston, MA, USA

  8. 8

    Diaverum Renal Services Group, Medical Office, Lund, Sweden

  9. 9

    University of Bari, Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, Bari, Italy

  10. 10

    Mario Negri Sud Consortium, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Epidemiology, Santa Maria Imbaro, Italy

  11. 11

    Diaverum, Medical-Scientific Office, Lund, Sweden

*Giovanni FM Strippoli,

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 11 SEP 2013


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