Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

New concepts and guidelines in the management of LDL-c and CV Risk

Slides (presentation) - Oct. 7, 2012

New concepts and guidelines in the management of LDL-c and CV Risk: Need for early intervention

Selection of slides prepared & presented by:
Prof. Ulf Landmesser, MD, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
at PACE Lipid Master Class
Budapest, September 21-22, 2012

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Need for early intervention
New concepts and guidelines
Clinical presentation of CAD
Frequency and mortality
Recommendations risk estimation
Estimated risk as a function
SCORE charts with HDL-C
Intervention strategies
Recommendations for lipid analyses
European Guidelines on CVD prevention
Recommendations for genetic testing
Comparison of different biomarkers
Recommendations on management of hyperlipidaemia
evidence for a benefit of statin therapy
evidence for a benefit of statin therapy
Major vascular events avoided
Recommendations for treatment targets for LDL-C
JAMA. 2012 Mar 28;307(12):1302-9
Comparison HPS2-THRIVE and Aim-High trial
Lipid-targeted Therapies
HDL metabolism

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