Are statins harmful for adults with longstanding type 1 diabetes?

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  • Clinicians should discuss possible cognitive risk with patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in deciding whether to prescribe them statins.

Why this matters

  • Risks for both cardiovascular disease and cognitive dysfunction are elevated in T1D.

Study design

  • Neurocognitiv...