Hyperlipidemia in children.

  title={Hyperlipidemia in children.},
  author={Brian W McCrindle},
  journal={Thrombosis research},
  volume={118 1},
Hyperlipidemia in children has emerged as an increasingly prevalent risk factor in children, concomitant with the worldwide epidemic of obesity. Hyperlipidemia can alter vascular endothelial function and impair some of its pro-fibrinolytic and anti-thrombotic regulatory properties, as well as initiate the atherosclerotic process. There are strong links… CONTINUE READING