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Evolution of statin prescribing 1994–2001: a case of agism but not of sexism?
  1. S DeWilde1,*,
  2. I M Carey1,*,
  3. S A Bremner1,*,
  4. N Richards3,
  5. S R Hilton1,
  6. D G Cook2
  1. 1Department of General Practice & Primary Care, St George’s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
  2. 2Department of Public Health Sciences, St George’s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
  3. 3CompuFile Ltd, Woking, Surrey, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
    Professor D Cook, Department of Public Health Sciences, St George’s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK;
    d.cook{at}sghms.ac.uk

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  • * Also the Department of Public Health Sciences

  • Conflicts of interest: NR is a director of CompuFile Ltd, which markets data to pharmaceutical companies.

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    Online Tables: Tables 1 and 2

    Files in this Data Supplement:

    • Table 1 - Statin use and equivalent dose of simvastatin among subjects treated for IHD (1994-2001)
    • Table 2 - Statin use by age and IHD group among subjects treated for IHD (1994-2001)

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  • * Also the Department of Public Health Sciences

  • Conflicts of interest: NR is a director of CompuFile Ltd, which markets data to pharmaceutical companies.

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