Tag: LDL

Lower LDL is better for cardiac patients? Not always, says our new study in JAMA Internal Medicine.

This observational study among more than 30,000 individuals with pre-existing heart disease and high compliance to statin medications, contributes new evidence to the international debate about the targets of LDL-cholesterol in preventing…

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Publication: Association Between Achieved Low-Density Lipoprotein Levels and Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease Taking Statin Treatment

Association Between Achieved Low-Density Lipoprotein Levels and Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Patients with Stable Ischemic Heart Disease Taking Statin Treatment. JAMA Internal Medicine, 2016. 176(8): pp. 1105-13. Leibowitz M, Karpati T, Cohen-Stavi CJ, Feldman BS, Hoshen M, Bitterman…

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