Returning to specific LDL cholesterol goals

New guidelines set in 2013 eliminated recommended LDL and non-HDL cholesterol targets. Is it still appropriate to set specific LDL cholesterol goals for patients?


Stephen L. Kopecky, M.D., and Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, M.D., experts in cholesterol management at Mayo Clinic, discuss the science and benefits that support a return to specific LDL cholesterol goals.


Thomas G. Allison, Ph.D., moderates this Roundtable Review video, first shown on Medscape Cardiology.


September 27, 2016

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Mayo Clinic