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Prospects of the statin treatment: Review of current studies

Gordeev I. G., Taratukhin E. O.
Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education, "N.I. Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University" of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Ostrovityanova 1, Moscow 117997

Keywords: dyslipidemia, ischaemic heart disease, diabetes mellitus, atherosclerosis, HIV infection, heart failure, inflammation

DOI: 10.18087/rhj.2016.6.2271

The article present a review of last-year publications on statins, specifically rosuvastatin, studies. This drug group demonstrates various clinical effects, which array has been expanding. The review provides significant current evidence on the effect of statins on lipid metabolism, activity of the coagulation system, and the development of DM. Data from translational studies are presented.
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Gordeev I.G., Taratukhin E.O. Prospects of the statin treatment: Review of current studies. Russian Heart Journal. 2016;15 (6):398–403

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