Combination of intracerebral haemorrhage and familial hypercholesterolemia in the acute hospital setting--a challenge for statin treatment?

@article{Vuorio2015CombinationOI,
  title={Combination of intracerebral haemorrhage and familial hypercholesterolemia in the acute hospital setting--a challenge for statin treatment?},
  author={Alpo F Vuorio and Markku Kaste and Petri T. Kovanen},
  journal={International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society},
  year={2015},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={467-8}
}
It is estimated that worldwide, around 35 million people have familial hypercholesterolemia (FH). Thus, patients affected by the combination of FH and acute intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) are not exceptional and neurologists should be prepared to encounter them. Despite a recent finding of beneficial association between statin use during hospitalization and… CONTINUE READING