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

Circulation. 2014 Jun 24;129(25 Suppl 2):S1-45. doi: 10.1161/01.cir.0000437738.63853.7a. Epub 2013 Nov 12.
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Keywords: AHA Scientific Statements; biomarkers, pharmacological; cardiovascular disease; cholesterol; diabetes mellitus; drug therapy; hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA reductase inhibitors/statins; hypercholesterolemia; lipids; patient compliance; primary prevention; risk assessment; risk reduction behavior; secondary prevention.

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • American Heart Association
  • Anticholesteremic Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Atherosclerosis / prevention & control*
  • Humans
  • Hypercholesterolemia / drug therapy*
  • Primary Prevention
  • Risk Factors
  • Secondary Prevention
  • United States


  • Anticholesteremic Agents