[Achieving optimal cholesterol levels in patients with chronic ischemic heart disease: from guidelines to the real world].

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BACKGROUND It is known that less than half of patients with coronary heart disease reaches the target of LDL cholesterol (LDL-C) <100 mg/dl. According to the latest international guidelines, this target has been lowered to <70 mg/dl in very high-risk patients. METHODS From November 1, 2009 to December 31, 2012, 4953 patients with coronary heart disease… (More)
DOI: 10.1714/1848.20190

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@article{Cherubini2015AchievingOC, title={[Achieving optimal cholesterol levels in patients with chronic ischemic heart disease: from guidelines to the real world].}, author={A Cherubini and Andrea Palomba and Marco Morosin and Giulia Russo and Carmine Mazzone and Giulia Barbati and Luigi Tarantini and Giovanni Cioffi and Luigi Cattin and Gianfranco Sinagra and Andrea Di Lenarda}, journal={Giornale italiano di cardiologia}, year={2015}, volume={16 4}, pages={240-9} }