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Effects of intensive lipid-lowering therapy on mortality after coronary bypass surgery: A meta-analysis of 7 randomised trials.

Effects of intensive lipid-lowering therapy on mortality after coronary bypass surgery: A meta-analysis of 7 randomised trials.

Source : https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31865057

BACKGROUND AND AIMS: The recent reported analysis from the ODYSSEY OUTCOMES trial showed that patients with previous coronary bypass graft surgery (CABG) had enhanced clinical benefits in response to intensive low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-c). Nonetheless, the impact on cardiovascular and all-cause mortality was difficult to ascertain given the relatively small number.

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