Statins Reduce Peri-Operative Mortality Surely You Must Be Joking

Statins Reduce Peri-Operative Mortality, Surely You Must Be Joking Another Medical Hoax I was intrigued by Dr London’s report in December 2016 JAMA of decreased peri-operative mortality in statin users.(1)  This result does not seem immediately intuitive.  Statin drugs inhibit … Continue reading

Increased Mortality from Blocking Testosterone

Increased Mortality from Blocking Testosterone

Increased Mortality from Blocking Testosterone Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer by Jeffrey Dach MD Since the invention of the PSA test for prostate cancer, (prostate specific antigen) , it is quite common to detect elevated PSA in the male … Continue reading