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Polypill debate continues

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7434.289-a (Published 29 January 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:289

Concept is a fascinating thought experiment

  1. James Willis, retired general practitioner (james@jarwillis.fsnet.co.uk)
  1. Alton, Hampshire GU34 1PB

    EDITOR—The Polypill concept is dependent on two huge assumptions—that it will reduce cardiovascular events by a large amount and that it will prove so safe that routine surveillance is unnecessary.1 But the serious possibility that both are true provides a fascinating thought experiment.

    To benefit from the Polypill you …

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