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Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA reductase inhibition with simvastatin in Acute lung injury to Reduce Pulmonary dysfunction (HARP-2)

Project title: Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA reductase inhibition with simvastatin in Acute lung injury to Reduce Pulmonary dysfunction (HARP-2)

Call to action: 08/99 08/99 EME Researcher Led - 1st September 2008 deadline (OP)

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Danny McAuleyORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0002-3283-1947

Lead Author: Professor Danny McAuleyORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0002-3283-1947

Contractor: The Queen's University of Belfast

Cost: £1,095,501.82

Co-investigators: Dr Grainne Crealey, Professor Cecilia O'Kane, Professor Cliff Taggart, Professor John Laffey.

Started: September 2010 | Status: Published February 2018

ISRCTN: 88244364

This study showed that simvastatin did not increase the number of ventilator-free days or improve mortality in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome.

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