All children between the ages of 1 and 2 should be screened for familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) during routine immunisation visits, UK researchers say. Screening children this young has the added benefit of identifying parents with FH who didn’t realise the condition ran in their family, say the researchers who screened more than 10,000 toddlers in ...
Screen kids for FH during routine immunisation visits, experts say
By Sunalie Silva
4 Nov 2016