CAIUS

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CAIUS

Carotid Atherosclerois Italian Ultrasound Study. A trial evaluating the ability of the HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor pravastatin to slow or reverse carotid atherosclerosis progression.
 
Conclusion
Intimal thickness reduction is minimal, with little correlation between percentage LDL-C reduction and intima-media thickness progression rate.