Statins for aortic valve stenosis

  • Protocol
  • Intervention



This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

General objective:  To evaluate the effectiveness and safety of statins in aortic valve stenosis.

Specific objectives:

1- To evaluate the effectiveness of statins in the following subgroups: mild aortic valve stenosis, moderate aortic valve stenosis and severe aortic valve stenosis.

2- To investigate the safety of statins for the treatment of aortic valve stenosis by analysing the adverse reactions observed in the included studies.

3- To assess the quality of life in patients with aortic valve stenosis undergoing treatment with statins.