Imposter Research Company Profile

10:55 EDT 22nd June 2018 | BioPortfolio

IMPOSTER is the name of a medical research study of patients with muscle symptoms while taking cholesterol lowering therapies called statins. Several important findings from this study have been published and have raised questions about the safety of statin therapy for patients with muscle complaints. This website was developed to address those questions and to share what is known about statin muscle toxicity with patients and their physicians. For those that are concerned that they may have a side effect to their statin therapy the guidelines for evaluating that side effect are provided. For those that want to learn more, links to published information are provided. Patients should proceed to the Patient section and physicians to the Physician portion to obtain the most appropriate information sources


Scripps Mercy HospitalCardiology/MR 74
4077 5th Avenue

San Diego
United States of America



News Articles [6 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Is Imposter Syndrome Preventing You From Getting Ahead at Work?

“Imposter Syndrome” in the workplace is more than just a lack of confidence. When an otherwise competent professional feels as if he or she is incompetent, a fraud, or undeserving of the job and a...

Health Tip: 5 Ways to Increase Self-Confidence

-- Do you have lingering feelings of self-doubt, insecurity and incompetence, despite evidence that you are skilled and successful? The American Psychological Association calls this "imposter syndrome...

SBLC/ Trade Finance Specialist Distances Itself from Imposter (Isaac Asare Nkansah)

     (Photo: We would like to caution the general public that Bachmann & Welser Capital Ltd is in no way associated with ...

Facing the pressure to choose a specialty

A few days ago I learned about a different manifestation of imposter syndrome. The “usual” one, of course, shows up as, “I shouldn’t be here because I’m not qualified or smart enough to be h...

AARP Pennsylvania Helps Taxpayers Avoid IRS Imposter and Related Scams

AARP Pennsylvaniais participating in the organization's robust antifraud efforts, which currently include a free fraud helpline (877-908-3360).  New information and resources include the survey, ...

Medical News Today: How to handle imposter syndrome

Doubt can be useful in developing a realistic self-image, but some have an exaggerated sense of doubt about their achievements and fear that others will expose them as frauds. This is called impostor ...

PubMed Articles [626 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A Workshop for Addressing the Impact of the Imposter Syndrome on Clinical Nurse Specialists.

The imposter syndrome creates feelings of self-doubt in individuals, which can result in emotional paralysis preventing them from achieving their fullest potential. Clinical nurse specialists are not ...

"Rising to the Level of Your Incompetence": Exploring What Physicians' Self-Assessment of Their Performance Reveals About the Impact of the Imposter Syndrome in Medicine.

Mistakes are ubiquitous in medicine; when confronted by error, physicians may experience anxiety, guilt, and self-doubt. Feedback may be useful for navigating these feelings, but only if it matches a ...

Research matters: Meta-spin cycles, the blindness of bias, and rebuilding trust.

Meta-research is research about research. Meta-research may not be as click-worthy as a meta-pug-a pug dog dressed up in a pug costume-but it is crucial to understanding research. A particularly valua...

A consensus statement on how to conduct inclusive health research.

The active involvement of people with intellectual disabilities in research, or inclusive research, is relatively common. However, inclusive health research is less common, even though it is expected ...

Improving the process of research ethics review.

Research Ethics Boards, or Institutional Review Boards, protect the safety and welfare of human research participants. These bodies are responsible for providing an independent evaluation of proposed ...

Clinical Trials [1041 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Is Myopathy Part of Statin Therapy (IMPOSTER-16)

There is a significant proportion of patients complaining of muscle symptoms while on statin therapy who have a measurable difference in muscle strength or endurance and whose muscle biops...

Research Participants' Views on the Ethics of Clinical Research

This pilot study will explore the usefulness of a series of questions asking about views of research from the perspective of minority and economically disadvantaged research participants. ...

Clinical Research in ALS

CRiALS is an umbrella protocol through which people are recruited to participate in a range of research studies being conducted by the ALS Research Collaboration (ARC).

How Participants Perceive Biomedical Research in Pulmonology

The primary objective of this study is to determine how biomedical research is perceived by patients already participating in a pulmonology research project.

GenI: a Tool to Generate Paramedical Research Ideas

In order to develop paramedical research culture, the paramedical staff need adapted tools and methods. The GenI project (Research ideas generation) has for main objective the design and v...

Companies [1021 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Imposter Research

IMPOSTER is the name of a medical research study of patients with muscle symptoms while taking cholesterol lowering therapies called statins. Several important findings from this study have been publi...

Swedish Research Council

The Swedish Research Council has a national responsibility to support and develop basic research in all disciplines. The goal is for Sweden to be a leading nation in scientific research.The Research C...

GE Global Research

GE Global Research is the hub of technology development for all of GE's businesses. Our scientists and engineers redefine what’s possible, drive growth for our businesses and...

Medco Research Institute

Medco Research Institute(TM) is an evidence-based research organization focused solely on novel research, analytics and new discoveries that close the gap between scientific discovery and medical prac...

Hill Top Research, Inc.

Founded in 1947, Hill Top Research is one of the world's leading clinical research services companies with research centers throughout North America. Hill Top Research provides research services inclu...

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