Focus On Statin Dose Instead of LDL Levels
Questions are coming up about how to use the new ACC/AHA cholesterol guidelines in "real world" patients.
It's not about aiming for LDL goals anymore. The new thinking is that it's more important to get patients on a statin DOSE proven to lower cardiovascular risk...than to get LDL to a certain number.
Use these common scenarios when helping your patients.