Last Posted: Feb 16, 2017
Cost-effectiveness of a cascade screening program for the early detection of familial hypercholesterolemia
P Lazaro et al., J Clin Lipidology, February 2017.
The role of registries and genetic databases in familial hypercholesterolemia.
Kindt Iris et al. Current opinion in lipidology 2017 Feb
Analysis of Children and Adolescents with Familial Hypercholesterolemia.
Minicocci Ilenia et al. The Journal of pediatrics 2017 Feb
Child-Parent Familial Hypercholesterolemia Screening in Primary Care.
Wald David S et al. The New England journal of medicine 2017 376(5) 499-500
LDLR Variant Databases and Familial Hypercholesterolemia Population Studies
L Andersen et al, JACC, February 2017
Why Are Young, Fit People Dying From Heart Disease?
By Anna Medaris Miller, Health US News, February 2, 2017
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