Cholesterol and Carotid Stenosis

  title={Cholesterol and Carotid Stenosis},
  • Published 2001
Cholesterol and Carotid Stenosis To the Editor: In a case-control study, Dr Mathiesen and colleagues1 compared the blood levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) in 216 patients with carotid stenosis with those in 223 subjects who were free from the disease. They found an inverse association between HDL-C levels and the risk of carotid… CONTINUE READING