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

Neil J. Stone, Jennifer G. Robinson, Alice H. Lichtenstein, C. Noel Bairey Merz, Conrad B. Blum, Robert H. Eckel, Anne C. Goldberg, David Gordon, Daniel Levy, Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, Patrick McBride, J. Sanford Schwartz, Susan T. Shero, Sidney C. Smith, Karol Watson, Peter W.F. Wilson

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3460 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2889-2934
Number of pages46
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Issue number25 PART B
StatePublished - Jul 1 2014


  • ACC/AHA Practice Guideline
  • 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

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