Statin Use Is Associated With a Lower Risk of Community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia.

Title

Statin Use Is Associated With a Lower Risk of Community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia.

Creator

Watkins Richard R

Publisher

Infectious Disease Alert

Date

2017
2017-12

Description

A population-based case-control study from Denmark found the use of statins was associated with a decreased risk for community-associated Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia, with the greatest benefit from higher doses.

Subject

Risk Assessment; Drug Resistance; Microbial; Neutrophils; Community-Acquired Infections – Drug Therapy; Cell Physiology – Drug Effects; Staphylococcus Aureus – Drug Effects; Bacteremia – Risk Factors; Biofilms – Drug Effects; Simvastatin – Administration and Dosage; Statins – Economics; Statins – Therapeutic Use

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Pages

1–2

Issue

3

Volume

37

Citation

Watkins Richard R, “Statin Use Is Associated With a Lower Risk of Community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed January 16, 2021, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/5805.

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