Results of ODYSSEY OUTCOMES and FOURIER trials complement each other
ACC 2018 Steven Nissen compares ODYSSEY OUTCOMES with FOURIER and concludes that he results of these 2 studies in 2 different patient populations reinforce our understanding of the benefit of reducing LDL-c levels in patients with moderate LDL-c levels.
This 3-minute education provides a summary of just presented scientific data, recorded during the ACC 2018. The objective is to provide a brief commentary and potential implications of these findings.
Steven E. Nissen, MD, is a cardiologist and researcher at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH, USA. He is also chairman of cardiovascular medicine at the Cleveland Clinic.
This recording was independently developed under auspices of PACE-cme. The views expressed in this recording are those of the individual presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-cme.