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Experts urge GPs to challenge statin prescribing guidance

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I was reading the article and thinking exactly the same as VH They suggested explaining the benefits and risks; then the alternative options and how good/ bad they are relative to the drug then letting the patient decide. I remember them telling me something about that in medical school. It was called consent. I am pretty sure that it should not be limited to statins.

Posted date

08 Sep 2015

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10:29am

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