Association of statin use with Parkinson's disease: Dose-response relationship.

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Summary of "Association of statin use with Parkinson's disease: Dose-response relationship."

There have been conflicting results on the association between statin use and Parkinson's disease (PD) incidence.


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Name: Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society
ISSN: 1531-8257


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