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Managing Blood Cholesterol Levels in Children

Sidney C. Smith, Jr., MD, past president of the American Heart Association, interviews Sarah de Ferranti, MD, MPH about what the new guideline suggests for the treatment of children with high cholesterol.

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EPI | LIFESTYLE 2019 Scientific Sessions

Epidemiology and Prevention | Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health 2019 Scientific Sessions
March 5–8, 2019
The Westin Galleria
Houston, Texas
 

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