Perioperative Statins at Noncardiac Surgery: Survival Up, Complications Down
Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN
Conclusions and Relevance Early perioperative exposure to a statin was associated with a significant reduction in all-cause perioperative mortality and several cardiovascular and noncardiovascular complications. However, the potential for selection biases in these results must be considered.
Survival Up, Complications Down With Perioperative Statins at Noncardiac Surgery: Observational Study