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The possibility of atorvastatin in reducing the risk of periprocedural myocardial infarction and other cardiovascular events in patients with percutaneous coronary intervention is discussed.

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N. G. Gogolashvili
Scientific Research Institute of Medical Problems of the North, Krasnoyarsk State Medical University named after V.F. Voino-Yasenetsky
Russian Federation

Partizana Zheleznyaka ul. 3G, Krasnoyarsk, 660022 Russia

Partizana Zheleznyaka ul. 1, Krasnoyarsk, 660022 Russia


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Gogolashvili N.G. STATINS AND PERCUTANEOUS CORONARY INTERVENTION. FOCUS ON THE ATORVASTATIN. Rational Pharmacotherapy in Cardiology. 2014;10(4):438-443. (In Russ.)

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