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Pearls for lowering lipids

their guidelines about using lipid-lowering therapy to reduce cardiovascular risks, said Leonard Mankin, MD, FACP.
July 2016

QD: News Every Day--Patients won't fill lipid drugs more than other classes

QD: News Every Day--Patients won't fill lipid drugs more than other classes.
September 2019

Guidelines should rarely become rules

Recently BP targets and lipid management have become controversial. Pharyngitis (a personal research interest) has multiple varied guidelines.
September 2019

Know the patient to achieve statin benefits

This is not an issue of efficacy,” said Thomas A. Pearson, FACP, PhD, MPH, author of ACP's PIER chapter on lipid disorders. ... Ansell said, physicians are advised to apply a more global definition of risk.“ Increasingly, candidates for aggressive
November 2010

System-wide changes improve diabetes care

Andrieni said. Houston Methodist is expanding its quality improvement efforts to include hypertension, lipid management, depression screening, and smoking cessation, Dr.
September 2016

Calculating risk for cholesterol drugs

associate director of the lipid clinic at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore. ... target. But the ACC/AHA guidelines never said to forgo ongoing lipid monitoring entirely, Dr.
November 2015

The never-ending push-pull of statins

The ACC/AHA guidelines do recommend monitoring, checking lipids within the first 12 weeks after the drug is started and then every 3 to 12 months afterward as clinically needed. ... One good reason to do a follow-up check is that roughly one in five
April 2017

Keep up with vaccine recommendations

The virion consists of RNA (ribonucleic acid, colored spheres) genetic material surrounded by a nucleocapsid (purple spheres) and a lipid envelope (beige), with surface proteins embedded in the lipid envelope.
September 2013

Mindful medicine: Perils of diagnosing the physician-patient

Cohn pointed out the clinical features indicating hypothyroidism, explained that the“ liver function abnormalities” of increased ALT and AST might actually indicate hypothyroid myopathy and that his lipid abnormality was also ... The increased
January 2009

Crossed Words: Glued to the answer

5) Bone scan negative. 6) Pick another—cause of deranged lipids, lungs and liver.
January 2014

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