AstraZeneca: DECLARE-TIMI Outcomes May Support Competitive Claim For Farxiga In Heart Failure
Lack of significant reduction on cardiovascular deaths or a composite of major events may have been due to enrollment of a healthier population relative to other studies, said investigators from the DECLARE-TIMI 58 outcomes study, which was reported at the AHA meeting.
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