CAPriCORN's Response to COVID-19
PRagmatic EValuation of evENTs And Benefits of Lipid-lowering in oldEr adults (PREVENTABLE) is one of the largest research studies in older adults. The purpose is to learn if taking a statin could help older adults live well for longer by preventing dementia, disability, or heart disease. A statin is a commonly used drug to lower cholesterol.
Visit the PREVENTABLE website to learn more.
‐ Lisa Masinter, MD, MPH, MS, Director of Research, AllianceChicago
CAPriCORN offers a unique opportunity to explore unanswered public health questions. Results gleaned from the dataset can have a tremendous impact and will be an important contribution to the literature.
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