The Health Edge: Cholesterol and Statins…What do I do?

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In this episode of The Health Edge Mark reviews the 2013 cholesterol management guidelines. Mark looks at the clinical trials using statins for primary and secondary prevention and offers some perspective on risk-benefit based on the studies.

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The Health Edge: Cholesterol and Statins…What do I do?

In this episode of The Health Edge Mark reviews the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association 2013 cholesterol management guidelines. Mark looks at the clinical trials using statins for primary and secondary prevention and offers some perspective on risk-benefit based on the studies.