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Table 1 Age and sex of statin users, and new starter and switcher cohorts of statin users

From: The impact of a physician detailing and sampling program for generic atorvastatin: an interrupted time series analysis

Age ≤ 44 (%) 45–54 (%) 55–64 (%) 65–74 (%) 75+ (%) All ages
Users Female 5.2 15.6 28.8 25.2 25.2 70,535
Male 8.3 20.5 30.8 16.6 23.8 81,484
Starter Female 8.7 21.9 32.5 15.5 21.4 30,401
Male 13.2 26.7 30.8 10.3 19.0 35,690
Switcher Female 3.5 14.0 29.1 26.5 26.9 31,818
Male 5.7 18.7 32.2 17.8 25.6 38,058