Intervention Review

Preoperative statin therapy for patients undergoing cardiac surgery

  1. Oliver J Liakopoulos1,*,
  2. Elmar W Kuhn1,
  3. Ingo Slottosch1,
  4. Gernot Wassmer2,
  5. Thorsten Wahlers1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Heart Group

Published Online: 18 APR 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 28 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008493.pub2

How to Cite

Liakopoulos OJ, Kuhn EW, Slottosch I, Wassmer G, Wahlers T. Preoperative statin therapy for patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD008493. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008493.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Heart Center, University of Cologne, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cologne, Germany

  2. 2

    University of Cologne, Department for Medical Statistics, Informatics and Epidemiology, Cologne, Germany

*Oliver J Liakopoulos, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Heart Center, University of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 62, Cologne, 50924, Germany.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions), comment added to review
  2. Published Online: 18 APR 2012


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