Executive Summary of The Third Report of The National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Expert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, And Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol In Adults (Adult Treatment Panel III).

@article{Grundy2001ExecutiveSO,
  title={Executive Summary of The Third Report of The National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) Expert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, And Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol In Adults (Adult Treatment Panel III).},
  author={S. Grundy and D. Becker and L. Clark and R. Cooper and M. Denke and James H. Howard and D. Hunninghake and D. Illingworth and R. Luepker and P. McBride and J. Mckenney and R. Pasternak and N. Stone and L. Horn},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2001},
  volume={285 19},
  pages={
          2486-97
        }
}
THE THIRD REPORT OF THE EXpert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol in Adults (Adult Treatment Panel III, or ATP III) constitutes the National Cholesterol Education Program’s (NCEP’s) updated clinical guidelines for cholesterol testing and management. The full ATP III document is an evidencebased and extensively referenced report that provides the scientific rationa le for the recommendat ions contained in the executive summary. ATP III builds on previous ATP… Expand

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