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Effect of Ezetimibe on Oxidized Low-density Lipoprotein (LDL) Cholesterol

2014-08-27 03:18:10 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Randomized study. Patients with coronary artery disease equivalent will be randomized to receive atorvastatin 40 mg/day + placebo vs. atorvastatin 40 mg/day + ezetimibe 40 mg/day. Oxidized LDL cholesterol will be measured at baseline and after 8 weeks of treatment. Hypothesis is that ezetimibe will lower oxidized LDL

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Coronary Artery Disease

Intervention

ezetimibe

Location

Hotel Dieu de France Hospital
Achrafieh
Beirut
Lebanon
0000

Status

Completed

Source

Hotel Dieu de France Hospital

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:10-0400

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