Vol. 32 (5) 2011 Neuro endocrinology letters

Treatment with statins and peripheral neuropathy: results of 36-months a prospective clinical and neurophysiological follow-up.

OBJECTIVES: To confirm the changes in the results of EMG assessment of lower-limb peripheral nerves in patients treated with statins in the longer follow-up period of 3 years.

BACKGROUND: Long-term treatment with statins may have adverse effects: affection of muscles or peripheral nervous system. The frequency of.....