Inside Health 22/7/14

statins, again,

http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/CG181/chapter/1-Recommendations

https://www.nice.org.uk/News/Article/wider-use-of-statins-could-cut-deaths-from-heart-disease – with claim that ” the new recommendations would not create an additional workload for GPs” which is nonsense

and will create the patient paradox – again – more time and resource to well people, and less resources to ill people.

 

and here’s qriskhttp://www.qrisk.org

One Response to “Inside Health 22/7/14”

  1. Samir Dawlatly July 25, 2014 at 9:49 pm #

    I find it quite depressing to be honest…

    I so hope that “Prolongation of Life” as a measure of risk catches on.

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