Dyslipidemia and Treatments

SOLOIST WHF and SCORED Results

Investigator Deepak Bhatt, MD summarizes the results of 2 trials on dual SGT1 and SGT2 inhibition, which he presented during Scientific Sessions 2020.

Science News

Assessing and Addressing Cardiovascular Health in People Who Are Transgender and Gender Diverse
2021 Guideline for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack
2020 AHA/ACC Consensus Conference on Professionalism and Ethics
Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease
High-Density Lipoprotein Anti-Inflammatory Capacity and Incident Cardiovascular Events

Journals

Disrupted Blood‐Brain Barrier and Mitochondrial Impairment by Autotaxin–Lysophosphatidic Acid Axis in Postischemic Stroke
Predictors of Carotid Intima‐Media Thickness Progression in Adolescents—The EVA‐Tyrol Study
Spectrum of Apolipoprotein AI and Apolipoprotein AII Proteoforms and Their Associations With Indices of Cardiometabolic Health: The CARDIA Study
Atherogenic Dyslipidemia and Residual Vascular Risk After Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack
Overfeeding Saturated Fat Increases LDL (Low-Density Lipoprotein) Aggregation Susceptibility While Overfeeding Unsaturated Fat Decreases Proteoglycan-Binding of Lipoproteins

Continuing Education

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