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Table 11Relative risks of CVD events from high intensity compared to low intensity statin treatment from meta-analysis of IDEAL (Pedersen, T. R., Faergeman, O., Kastelein, J. J. et al, 2005) & TNT (LaRosa, J. C., Grundy, S. M., Waters, D. D. et al, 2005) for patients with stable coronary artery disease

OutcomeMean (RR)Lower CLUpper CLStandard error
Transient Ischemic Attack0.790.650.940.0941
Peripheral Artery Disease0.870.691.110.1213
Heart Failure0.770.650.920.0886
Unstable Angina0.840.691.010.0972
Cardiovascular death0.920.721.170.1239
Death from other causes1.001.001.00

From: Appendix C, Health Economic Modelling

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