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By Christie M. Ballantyne, MD and Peter Libby, MD, PhD
A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease
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Lipid Management Handbook combines pertinent information from Braunwald's Heart Disease and Clinical Lipidology to offer unparalleled coverage and expert guidance on the latest and most promising medical treatments for hypercholesterolemia. Presented in a straightforward, accessible, and user-friendly style, this all-new companion eBook is ideal for anyone who is on the frontline managing patients with high cholesterol.

Key Features
  • Access the latest data with updated chapters on Cholesterol Absorption Inhibitors, Combination Therapy for Dyslipidemia, and PCSK9 Inhibition
  • Get authoritative guidance from the foremost experts in the field
  • Easily access key content with an easy to use format

New to this Edition
  • Access options and evidence-based solutions for every type of patient scenario, as well as the latest clinical guidelines and therapies, including recently approved and experimental drugs.
  • Remain at the forefront of cardiology with updated chapters on Cholesterol Absorption Inhibitors, Combination Therapy for Dyslipidemia, and PCSK9 Inhibition
  • Take advantage of a format that follows that of the well-known and internationally recognized Braunwald's Heart Disease
ISBN vst-9780323375030
Table of Content
  1. Lipoproteins: Mechanisms for Atherogenesis and Progression of Atherothrombotic Disease
  2. Risk Markers and the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
  3. Regulation and Clearance of Apolipoprotein B-Containing Lipoproteins
  4. Impact of Rare and Common Genetic Variants on Lipoprotein Metabolism
  5. Lipoprotein(a)
  6. Overview of General Approach to Management of Elevated Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Mixed Dyslipidemia, High Triglycerides, and Low High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol
  7. Treatment Guidelines Overview
  8. Dietary Patterns for the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease
  9. Exercise and Lipids
  10. Weight Loss
  11. Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods for Cholesterol Reduction
  12. Statins
  13. Bile Acid Sequestrants
  14. Cholesterol Absorption Inhibitors
  15. Niacin (Nicotinic Acid)
  16. Fibrates
  17. Omega-3 Fatty Acids
  18. Combination Therapy for Dyslipidemia
  19. Evolving Targets of Therapy: Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin 9 Inhibition
  20. Evolving Targets of Therapy: Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein Inhibition
  21. Special Patient Populations: Familial Hypercholesterolemia and other Severe Hypercholesterolemias

Author Information By Christie M. Ballantyne, MD, Professor of Medicine, Genetics and Physiology, Chief, Section of Cardiovascular Research, Chief, Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor of College of Medicine; Director, Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, The Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, Houston, Texas and Peter Libby, MD, PhD, Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine,Harvard Medical School,Brigham and Women ' s Hospital,Boston, Massachusetts
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Publication Date 27-08-2015
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