Published in Cardiovascular Device Liability Week, February 4th, 2007
Study 1: Research findings, "Extent to which accepted serum lipid goals are achieved in a contemporary general medical population with coronary heart disease risk equivalents," are discussed in a new report. "This study examined lipid levels and the use of lipid-altering drugs in a contemporary general medical population without documented coronary heart disease (CHD) but with CHD risk equivalents. On the basis of present national guidelines, the following lipid values (in milligrams per deciliter) were considered optimal for this population: low-density lipoprotein cholesterol <100,...
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