Letters Cardiovascular risk from drugs

What is an appropriate degree of risk?

BMJ 2010; 341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c5319 (Published 29 September 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c5319
  1. Nigel J Keegan, medical practitioner1
  1. 1Newark, Nottinghamshire NG24 1SG, UK
  1. nigelkeegan{at}aol.com

    In the light of her recent comments on rosiglitazone in the BMJ and the popular press, I wonder what Godlee would consider to be an appropriate degree of cardiovascular risk for any drug.1

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