Effect of previous statin use on the incidence of sustained ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation in patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome


Ozaydin M. , Turker Y. , ERDOĞAN D., KARABACAK M. , VAROL E. , DOĞAN A., et al.

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, cilt.11, ss.22-28, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/akd.2011.005
  • Dergi Adı: ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.22-28

Özet

Objective: Recent studies suggest that statins have anti-arrhythmic effects. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of statins on sustained ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation (S-VT or VF) in patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome (ACS).