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Rule of six

German translation: Sechser-Regel / Sechs-Prozent-Regel

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English term or phrase:Rule of six
German translation:Sechser-Regel / Sechs-Prozent-Regel
Entered by: Christine Lam
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23:54 Oct 24, 2006
English to German translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals
English term or phrase: Rule of six
This failure to titrate may be linked to physicians’ perceptions of the limited LDL-C-lowering benefits that doubling the dose of statin produces. He explained that virtually all of the lipid-lowering effects of statin monotherapy take place at the recommended starting doses, and each doubling of the dose for any statin contributes only an additional 6% reduction in LDL-C
levels. He noted that this has been referred to as
the “Rule of 6”
und:
The statin Rule of 6 refers to the small (6%) incremental
reduction in LDL-C produced by doubling the dose of statin
Christine Lam
Local time: 20:40
Sechser-Regel
Explanation:
Duale Cholesterinsenkung gibt es jetzt in einer Tablette - [ Translate this page ]
Denn nach der Sechser-Regel vermindert sich bei einer Verdoppelung der Statin-Dosis der LDL-Wert um sechs Prozent. Für die zusätzliche Senkung des Ezetimibs ...
www.aerztezeitung.de/docs/2004/04/14/068a0501.asp
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Patricia Daehler
United States
Local time: 20:40
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Vielen Dank!
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rule of six
Sechser-Regel


Explanation:
Duale Cholesterinsenkung gibt es jetzt in einer Tablette - [ Translate this page ]
Denn nach der Sechser-Regel vermindert sich bei einer Verdoppelung der Statin-Dosis der LDL-Wert um sechs Prozent. Für die zusätzliche Senkung des Ezetimibs ...
www.aerztezeitung.de/docs/2004/04/14/068a0501.asp

Patricia Daehler
United States
Local time: 20:40
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Vielen Dank!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Hans G. Liepert: http://www.aerztezeitung.de/docs/2006/05/22/431f2101.asp?cat...
17 mins
  -> Danke!

agree  Bjørn Anthun: oder 'Sechs-Prozent-Regel' (http://www.journalmed.de/aktuellview.php?id=274)
40 mins
  -> Danke!

agree  Anne Schulz
5 hrs
  -> Danke!

agree  Siegfried Armbruster
5 hrs
  -> Danke!

agree  Marianne Hartz-Poseck
6 hrs
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Oct 30, 2006 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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