Infographic: Statins not prescribed in two thirds of high-risk patients

Prescribing of statins in high-risk patients has decreased despite the lowering of the recommended initiation threshold, whilst patients in low-risk categories are being overtreated, a new study reveals.

by Sandhiya Sodha

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