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New Lipid Guidelines Bring Only 'Modest' Rise in Statins
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iride6606 posted:
It was inevitable that it would come to this.............. once we sifted through the hype;


Controversial lipid guidelines that nixed LDL cholesterol targets more closely matched statin prescribing to plaque burden compared with older guidance, leading to only a "modest" rise in the number of patients prescribed statins, researchers found.


http://www.medpagetoday.com/Endocrinology/GeneralEndocrinology/47372
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