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Lipid lowering drugs prescription and the risk of peripheral neuropathy: an exploratory case-control study using automated databases
  1. G Corrao,
  2. A Zambon,
  3. L Bertù,
  4. E Botteri,
  5. O Leoni,
  6. P Contiero

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Study objective: Although lipid lowering drugs are effective in preventing morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular events, the extent of their adverse effects is not clear. This study explored the association between prescription of lipid lowering drugs and the risk of peripheral neuropathy.

Design: A population based case-control study was carried out …

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