Is hypertriglyceridemia a risk factor for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease? A simple question with a complicated answer.

@article{Ginsberg1997IsHA,
  title={Is hypertriglyceridemia a risk factor for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease? A simple question with a complicated answer.},
  author={Henry N. Ginsberg},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={126 11},
  pages={912-4}
}
The role of hypertriglyceridemia in the pathogenesis of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease has been controversial for many years [1, 2]. It remains so despite extensive investigation by basic scientists, clinicians, and epidemiologists. The lack of resolution of this issue derives mainly from the complexity inherent in the lipoprotein transport system [3]. Although it is not possible to either unravel all of this complexity or resolve the controversy here, I attempt to provide a balanced… CONTINUE READING

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