NPC Archive Item: MeReC Bulletin on lipid modification now published

NOTE – This is an archive post from the NPC and has not been updated since first publication. Therefore, some hyperlinks may no longer be working. This MeReC Bulletin summarises the NICE guidance on lipid modification and addresses some important supplementary clinical questions. The most recent MeReC Bulletin: Lipid-modifying treatment (Vol. 19, No. 3) is […]

NPC Archive Item: Is one beta-blocker better than another in heart failure?

NOTE – This is an archive post from the NPC and has not been updated since first publication. Therefore, some hyperlinks may no longer be working. A large cohort study found that among patients admitted with heart failure, the adjusted risk of death in the following 12 months was similar among patients taking atenolol and […]

NPC Archive Item: Is lower cholesterol better? – the SEARCH continues

NOTE – This is an archive post from the NPC and has not been updated since first publication. Therefore, some hyperlinks may no longer be working. Early results of the SEARCH study have been presented at the American Heart Association conference and as such have not yet been fully evaluated. They suggest no statistically significant […]