AIMS: Guidelines for cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention cite high levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) as a major risk factor and recommend LDL-C goals for various risk groups. Lifestyle changes are advised as first-line treatment for patients with high cholesterol, and statins are recommended in high-risk patients. The From The Heart study investigated current practice for the diagnosis and treatment of high cholesterol, and attitudes towards management of the conditio...Expand abstract
- Publication status:
- Publisher copy:
- Copyright date:
A global survey of physicians' perceptions on cholesterol management: the From The Heart study.
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record