Table of Contents

Atherosclerosis and clinical atherosclerosis.
From cholesterol to lipoproteins.
Lipid testing --Lipid profiles.
Lipid testing and prediction of coronary heart disease --Lipid risk factors in prediction of coronary heart disease – is any one factor best?.
Goals of lipid management.
Cholesterol lowering and prevention of CHD.
Cholesterol goals in current guidelines.
Lipid management in clinical practice.
Drugs for lipid management.
Diabetic dyslipidaemia.
LDL apheresis.
Lipid modifying agents under development.