ACC AHA 2018 Management of Blood Cholesterol Title Cover

Cholesterol GUIDELINES Pocket Guide

Adult Management

Approved By

American College of Cardiology Foundation

American Heart Association

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The digital subscription version of the Cholesterol GUIDELINES Pocket Guide contains all the same great information found in the physical pocket guide, and can be accessed on mobile devices and online:

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The Cholesterol GUIDELINES Pocket Guide is based on the latest guidelines of the American College of Cardiology Foundation and the American Heart Association and was developed with their collaboration. This practical quick-reference tool contains screening, primary and secondary prevention, diagnosis, drug therapy, and dosing information and recommendations for the hyperlipidemias; treatment algorithms; patient monitoring; racial, ethnic and age differences; comorbidities and statin side effects.

  • Spiral-bound
  • 32 Pages
  • 80# Diamond Silk Cover with Satin Aqueous Coating
  • 4.25″ x 7.25″
  • Key Points
  • Tables
    • High-, Moderate-, and Low-Intensity Statin Therapy
    • Very High-Risk of Future ASCVD Events
    • Diabetes-Specific Risk Enhancers That Are Independent of Other Risk Factors in Diabetes Mellitus
    • Risk-Enhancing Factors for Clinician–Patient Risk Discussion
    • Checklist for Clinician–Patient Shared Decision-Making for Initiating Therapy
    • Selected Examples of Candidates for CAC Measurement Who Might Benefit From Knowing Their CAC Score Is Zero
    • Normal and Abnormal Lipid Values in Childhood
    • Racial/Ethnic Issues in Evaluation, Risk Decisions, and Treatment of ASCVD Risk
    • Statin-Associated Side Effects
  • Recommendation Tables
    • Measurements of LDL-C and Non–HDL-C
    • Secondary ASCVD Prevention
    • Severe Hypercholesterolemia
    • Diabetes Mellitus in Adults
    • Risk-Enhancing Factors for Clinician–Patient Risk Discussion
    • Primary Prevention Adults 40 to 75 Years of Age With LDL-C Levels 70 to 189 mg/dL
    • Monitoring in Response to LDL-C–Lowering Therapy
    • Primary Prevention in Other Age Groups
    • Other Populations at Risk
    • Hypertriglyceridemia
    • Issues Specific to Women
    • Adults With CKD
    • Adults With Chronic Inflammatory Disorders and HIV
    • Statin Safety and Statin-Associated Side Effects
  • Algorithms
    • Secondary Prevention in Patients With Clinical ASCVD
    • Primary Prevention
  • Figures
    • Cost-Effectiveness Analysis for PCSK9 Inhibitors

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) continues to transform quality cardiovascular care and improve heart health after more than 60 years of existence through its mission, vision and values. The College is proud of its efforts to bring evidence-based clinical care into everyday practice.

Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all we do. AHA's Professional Membership is a made up of a robust group of cardiovascular professionals who participate in discovery and dissemination of science.

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