Intervention Review

Statins for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease

  1. Fiona Taylor1,
  2. Mark D Huffman2,*,
  3. Ana Filipa Macedo3,
  4. Theresa HM Moore4,
  5. Margaret Burke5,
  6. George Davey Smith4,
  7. Kirsten Ward6,
  8. Shah Ebrahim1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Heart Group

Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 1 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004816.pub5


How to Cite

Taylor F, Huffman MD, Macedo AF, Moore THM, Burke M, Davey Smith G, Ward K, Ebrahim S. Statins for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD004816. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004816.pub5.

Author Information

  1. 1

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Department of Non-communicable Disease Epidemiology, London, UK

  2. 2

    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Departments of Preventive Medicine and Medicine (Cardiology), Chicago, IL, USA

  3. 3

    University of Beira Interior, Faculty of Health Sciences, Covilha, Portugal

  4. 4

    University of Bristol, School of Social and Community Medicine, Bristol, UK

  5. 5

    University of Bristol, Department of Social Medicine, Bristol, UK

  6. 6

    King's College London, Department of Twin Research & Genetic Epidemiology, London, UK

*Mark D Huffman, Departments of Preventive Medicine and Medicine (Cardiology), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 680 N. Lake Shore Drive, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA. m-huffman@northwestern.edu.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

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  1. Current Version

    Statins for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease

    Fiona Taylor, Mark D Huffman, Ana Filipa Macedo, Theresa HM Moore, Margaret Burke, George Davey Smith, Kirsten Ward and Shah Ebrahim

    Article first published online: 31 JAN 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004816.pub5

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 4

    Statins for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease

    Fiona Taylor, Kirsten Ward, Theresa HM Moore, Margaret Burke, George Davey Smith, Juan P Casas and Shah Ebrahim

    Article first published online: 19 JAN 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004816.pub4

  2. Version 3

    Statins for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease

    Fiona Taylor, Kirsten Ward, Theresa HM Moore, Margaret Burke, George Davey Smith and Shah Ebrahim

    Article first published online: 21 JAN 2009 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004816.pub3

  3. Version 2

    Statins for preventing cardiovascular disease

    THM Moore, C Bartlett, MA Burke, G Davey Smith and SBJ Ebrahim

    Article first published online: 18 JUL 2007 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004816.pub2

  4. Version 1

    Statins for preventing cardiovascular disease

    THM Moore, C Bartlett, MA Burke, G Davey Smith and SBJ Ebrahim

    Article first published online: 19 APR 2004 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004816