Progress and thinking on the management of lipids / 天津医药
Tianjin Medical Journal ; (12): 129-132, 2016.
Article in Chinese | WPRIM | ID: wpr-487768
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ABSTRACTAtherosclerosis is the pathological basis of coronary heart disease, ischemic stroke and peripheral vascular disease (atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, ASCVD). Blood cholesterol levels are closely related to ASCVD. The preva-lence and mortality of cardiovascular disease are increasing in China, which is a difficult task. The lipid management goal is to reduce the risk of ASCVD. Atherogenic cholesterol-non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (non-HDL-C) and low-den-sity lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) are used as the primary targets of therapy, which may be more appropriate for lipid man-agement setting dislipidaemia value applied to Chinese clinic. Lifestyle intervention is the basis of lipid management. Effec-tive prevention and treatment of ASCVD require the comprehensive intervention of risk factors.
Full text: Available Index: WPRIM (Western Pacific) Type of study: Risk factors Language: Chinese Journal: Tianjin Medical Journal Year: 2016 Type: Article