Familial hypercholesterolaemia may be twice as common in Australia as first thought, and has emerged as a “major public health problem”, new evidence suggests. And a narrative review published online this week by the Medical Journal of Australia says childhood may be the best time to diagnose and start treatment. The authors say they would ...
Familial hypercholesterolaemia emerges as public health issue
By Amanda Sheppeard
29 Aug 2016