TITLE

Is Statin Therapy Ever Indicated in Young Adults?

AUTHOR(S)
karpman, Harold L.
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;10/29/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 20, p153
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the study on the treatment of hypercholesterolemia for people who are 30 years old on potential prevention of coronary artery disease (CAD) is presented.
ACCESSION #
56440533

 

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