REDUCE-IT Trial: A 5-question Quiz

May 30, 2019
Robert Derenbecker, MD
Robert Derenbecker, MD

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Seth Martin, MD, MHS
Seth Martin, MD, MHS

Dr. Martin is an assistant professor at the Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Test your knowledge of the key elements and outcomes of the highly buzzed about REDUCE-IT trial with this 5-question quiz.

Concern over the persistent high rate of cardiovascular (CV) events among patients on preventive treatment and the prevalence of residual CV risk even among patients receiving appropriate statin treatment has long driven research to discover an effective adjunctive therapy.REDUCE-IT was a phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial that compared icosapent ethyl with placebo in the reduction of CV events.This short quiz tests your knowledge of key trial elements and outcomes.