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A global survey of physicians' perceptions on cholesterol management: the From The Heart study.

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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...

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Journal:
International journal of clinical practice
Volume:
61
Issue:
7
Pages:
1078-1085
Publication date:
2007-07-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1742-1241
ISSN:
1368-5031
URN:
uuid:0a8bb125-d7c3-41da-b777-d0c460da51bb
Source identifiers:
122531
Local pid:
pubs:122531

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