The effects of atorvastatin treatment on the fibrinolytic system in dyslipidemic patients


OREM C., Uydu H. A. , YILMAZ R., GOKCE M., BAYKAN M., EMINAGAOGLU S., ...More

JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL, vol.45, no.6, pp.977-987, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1536/jhj.45.977
  • Title of Journal : JAPANESE HEART JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.977-987

Abstract

Statins have pleiotrophic effects related to the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis and thrombogenicity of the vessel wall beyond lipid lowering. The aim of the present study was to examine the effect of atorvastatin treatment on the fibrinolytic system in patients with dyslipidemia.