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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2660 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2889-2934
Number of pages46
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Volume63
Issue number25 PART B
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2014
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • 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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Stone, N. J., Robinson, J. G., Lichtenstein, A. H., Bairey Merz, C. N., Blum, C. B., Eckel, R. H., Goldberg, A. C., Gordon, D., Levy, D., Lloyd-Jones, D. M., McBride, P., Schwartz, J. S., Shero, S. T., Smith, S. C., Watson, K., & Wilson, P. W. F. (2014). 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. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 63(25 PART B), 2889-2934. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2013.11.002