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Cholesterol and cardiovascular risk

Cholesterol and cardiovascular risk

Publication date: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Contributor(s): Simon Williams

Raised blood cholesterol is a major risk factor in developing coronary heart disease and other cardiovascular diseases. Effective and well-tolerated lipid-lowering treatment improves outcomes for patients with elevated cholesterol, especially those with familial hypercholesterolaemia.

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Produced in collaboration with Public Health England and NHS England who contributed towards content. BHR contributed towards the publication funding but had no role in design or content. Final editorial control rests with the authors and editors.
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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 10 Number 1 January 2018
Print edition page(s): S44-S45
Contributor(s): Simon Williams

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