Experts question recommendations for universal lipid screenings in children

JAMA. 2012 Aug 22;308(8):750-1. doi: 10.1001/jama.2012.9860.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Cardiovascular Diseases / epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / prevention & control
  • Child
  • Conflict of Interest
  • Diet
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Exercise
  • Humans
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors / therapeutic use
  • Hypercholesterolemia / diagnosis*
  • Hypercholesterolemia / epidemiology
  • Hypercholesterolemia / genetics
  • Hypercholesterolemia / therapy
  • Life Style
  • Mass Screening / standards*
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (U.S.)
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic*
  • Risk
  • United States / epidemiology

Substances

  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors