CV outcomes with a PCSK9 inhibitor: FOURIER study
ACC 2017 Marc S. Sabatine (Boston) presented the FOURIER-study, which evaluated a PCSK9 inhibitor during two years in over 27000 high-risk patients. LDL-c was reduced by 59%. Both the primary and the secundary clinical endpoint were significantly reduced.
The FOURIER trial was presented during Late-Breaking Clinical Trial Session 1 (March 17), ACC 2017, Washington DC, USA
Recorded at ACC 2017, Washington DC, USA
Dr. Marc S. Sabatine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, USA (Chairman of the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Study Group; Lead Author FOURIER study)