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Contemporary Diagnosis and  Management of Hypertriglyceridemia<sup>®</sup>
  • Code: HYPERTRI
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Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Hypertriglyceridemia®

A risk factor for coronary artery disease (CAD), hypertriglyceridemia is exacerbated by uncontrolled diabetes, obesity, and sedentary habits, especially in industrialized countries like the United States. Written by a recognized expert in lipid disorders, this new handbook will discuss hypertriglyceridemia and its related disorders, including atherosclerosis and the metabolic syndrome, and recommend pharmacotherapies and lifestyle changes to combat the progress of this disorder. 70 pages.


DOODY’s 5 STAR - Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Hypertriglyceridemia

“This small book is…a quick yet comprehensive reference… easy-to-read prose augmented by numerous intuitive tables and figures…a useful, practical book…a great reference to have at one’s outpatient desk.”

– Carr, Vincent F., DO, MSA, FACC, FACP. “Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Hypertriglyceridemia, 1st Edition.” Doody’s Review Service. March 2010. www.doody.com/drs

Sergio Fazio, MD, PhD

Sergio Fazio, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Director, Vanderbilt Lipid Laboratory, and
Co-Director, Atherosclerosis Research Unit,
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
                    Nashville, Tennessee

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Plasma Triglycerides and the Significance of Lipid Transport in the Body
Chapter 2: Hypertriglyceridemia and Combined Dyslipidemia
Chapter 3: Plasma Triglycerides and the Arterial Wall
Chapter 4: Treatment of Hypertriglyceridemia
Chapter 5: w-3 Fatty Acids in the Treatment of Hypertriglyceridemia
Chapter 6: Clinical Trials: Triglyceride Control and CHD Prevention
Chapter 7: Management of Hypertriglyceridemia: Case Discussions