Disorders of Lipid Metabolism: Saturated Fat

Publication Date: February 1, 2023
Last Updated: March 1, 2023

Nutrition Intervention

DLM-SF: Amount of Saturated Fat Intake

In adults living with or without cardiovascular disease, healthcare professionals may suggest reduced saturated fat intake within an individualized healthy dietary pattern. Reduced saturated fat intake was associated with decreased total cholesterol and low density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) and cardiovascular disease events; however, no significant associations were found with mortality (all-cause, cardiovascular disease, or coronary heart disease), coronary heart disease events, or cerebral vascular accidents. (I, 2B )



Nutrition Therapy in Disorders of Lipid Metabolism: Saturated Fat

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