Icosapent ethyl associated with plaque regression

Small trial shows regression of several plaque components, authors report

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blood cells passing thrpough artery with plaque

Taking icosapent ethyl daily in addition to a statin and following a low cholesterol diet may lead to regression of atherosclerotic plaque, a small trial shows.

In the EVAPORATE trial, reported at the European Society of Cardiology’s virtual congress (ESC 2020) this week, 80 people with manifest coronary atherosclerosis were randomised to either 4g of