The pharmacological treatment of dyslipidemia

C. A. Dujovne, W. S. Harris

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Abstract

This review discusses the drugs and other substances used to treat abnormal blood lipid levels (dyslipidemia) in order to retard arteriosclerosis. The relationship between dyslipidemia and morbidity and/or mortality from arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) has long been established.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)265-288
Number of pages24
JournalAnnual Review of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Volume29
DOIs
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Toxicology
  • Pharmacology

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