[Epidemiology of lipid profile of the Spanish elderly population: the EPICARDIAN study].

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to describe the lipid profile, the levels of serum total cholesterol (TC), LDL cholesterol (C-LDL), HDL cholesterol (C-HDL) and triglyceride (TG), to compare these levels between geographical areas and to estimate the prevalence of dyslipidemia in elderly residents (65 years and older) from urban and rural… (More)

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@article{Gabriel2004EpidemiologyOL, title={[Epidemiology of lipid profile of the Spanish elderly population: the EPICARDIAN study].}, author={Rafael Gabriel and Carmen Pe{\~n}afiel S{\'a}iz and Rosario Susi and Margarita Alonso and S Martinez Vega and Isidro Lopez and Mar{\'i}a Mercedes Cruz Cardenal and Juan Antonio G{\'o}mez-Gerique and Amelia Porres and J. Alvarez - Mu{\~n}iz}, journal={Medicina clinica}, year={2004}, volume={122 16}, pages={605-9} }