Statins cut death risk in prostate cancer patients

11/5/2013 |

An analysis of data on 11,772 prostate cancer patients in the U.K. found that men who took cholesterol-lowering statin drugs after their diagnosis had a lower risk of death from their condition and from all causes compared with men who didn't take the drugs. The link was more pronounced among men who used statins before and after diagnosis, according to the study in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

View Full Article in:

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Counsel – Regulatory Affairs
RAI Services Company
Winston Salem, NC
Director of Program Development
Washington DC, DC
Director of System QA
LifeWatch Services, Inc.
Rosemont, IL
Director of Business Development and Membership
Washington DC, DC
Director, Corporate Counsel
Tarrytown, NY