Prescription of suboptimal statin treatment regimens: a retrospective cohort study of trends and variation in English primary care

Study (8,142practices) reports proportion of statins prescribed below the recommended 40% LDL-lowering threshold has decreased from 80% in 2011/12 to 45% in 2019. However, breaches of guidance on choice of statin remain common, with substantial variation between practices.


British Journal of General Practice