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The Agenda For Familial Hypercholesterolemia


The Agenda for Familial Hypercholesterolemia

  • The American Heart Association (AHA) provides an agenda to further familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) diagnosis and treatment practices, building on the platform provided by recent guidelines and reviews of progress in the field.
  • Familial hypercholesterolemia is a highly prevalent, underdiagnosed and undertreated genetic disorder causing premature atherosclerotic coronary artery heart disease.
  • Because FH can be asymptomatic and have potentially devastating consequences.

Read the full article in Circulation

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Posted by Kelly Kozakowski on Oct 28, 2015 2:42 PM America/Chicago

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