Nowe amerykańskie wytyczne leczenia zaburzeń lipidowych

Neil J. Stone i wsp. 2013 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines , LINK: Circulation online (dostępny pełen tekst)

These recommendations arose from careful consideration of an extensive body of higher quality evidence derived from RCTs and systematic reviews and meta-analyses of RCTs. Rather than LDL–C or non-HDL–C targets, this guideline used the intensity of statin therapy as the goal of treatment. Through a rigorous process, 4 groups of individuals were identified for whom an extensive body of RCT evidence demonstrated a reduction in ASCVD events with a good margin of safety …

Opracowane na podstawie: Circulation / 12 listopada 2013