TITLE

Lipid modification and prevention of CVD: lifestyle recommendations and statin treatment

AUTHOR(S)
Linden, Belinda
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
British Journal of Cardiac Nursing;Oct2014, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p476
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the latest guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) with respect to lifestyle modification and statin treatment for the reduction of cholesterol levels. Topics discussed include NICE's recommendation for people at high risk of with existing cardiovascular disease (CVD) to eat a diet where the total fat intake is 30% or less of their total energy intake and the saturated fats are 7% or less of the total energy intake.
ACCESSION #
99618822

 

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