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Cardiology Management

Insufficient Evidence For Lipid Disorders Screening in Children

2016 09 Aug

  The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has concluded that there is insufficient evidence to assess the benefits and harms of screening for lipid disorders in children and adolescents 20 years or younger. The report is published in JAMA .   High levels of LDL-C, non-HDL-C and triglycerides and low levels of HDL are associated with risk... Read more