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Pharmaceutical Care and Research: 2007; 7(5):325-327
Advances in research on pleiotropic effects of statins
1. CHEN Shao-ping(Department of Cardiovasology, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
2. QIN Yong-wen(Department of Cardiovasology, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China )
3. ZHENG Xing(Department of Cardiovasology, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China )
ABSTRACT  Pleiotropic effects of statins beyond cholesterol reduction are introduced. Viewing from experimental and clinical evidence, the advances in research on statins are expounded, which may prove beneficial to the treatment of diseases, such as pulmonary hypertension, heart failure, arrhythmia and renal diseases.
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CHEN Shao-ping,QIN Yong-wen,ZHENG Xing,. Advances in research on pleiotropic effects of statins[J]. Pharmaceutical Care and Research / yao xue fu wu yu yan jiu. 2007; 7(5): 325-327.
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