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Lipids, Statin Treatment Linked to Revision Rate After Rotator Cuff Repair

12:24 EDT 21 Aug 2017 | Medscape

Elevated lipid levels are associated with an increased revision-surgery rate after arthroscopic rotator-cuff repair, while statin use appears to mitigate that increase, according to a database review.
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