Event rate by mean achieved LDL-C level1

CV event rate by mean achieved LDL-C level CV event rate by mean achieved LDL-C level

Event rate (%)

Mean achieved LDL-C level at follow-up (mg/dL)

Figure adapted from Raymond C, et al. Cleve Clin J Med. 2014;81:11-19.

Shows a scatter plot with best fit line of major lipid trials (statin and nonstatin trials) for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease events.

Atv10 = atorvastatin 10 mg arm; Atv80 = atorvastatin 80 mg arm; con = control; CV = cardiovascular; LDL‑C = low-density lipoprotein cholesterol; MI = myocardial infarction; pbo = placebo arm; Prv40 = pravastatin 40 mg arm; rx = treatment arm; Sim20‑40 = simvastatin 20-40 mg arm; Sim40‑80 = simvastatin 40-80 mg arm; surg = surgery.