Lipid parameters, lipid lowering drugs and the risk of venous thromboembolism.

@article{Delluc2012LipidPL,
  title={Lipid parameters, lipid lowering drugs and the risk of venous thromboembolism.},
  author={Aur{\'e}lien Delluc and J M Mal{\'e}cot and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Kerspern and Emmanuel Nowak and J L Carr{\'e} and Dominique Mottier and Gregoire Le Gal and Karine Lacut},
  journal={Atherosclerosis},
  year={2012},
  volume={220 1},
  pages={184-8}
}
BACKGROUND Besides their effects on atherogenesis, lipids and lipoproteins could contribute to the development of venous thromboembolism (VTE). This association has been investigated in a few studies with conflicting results. METHODS Plasma levels of total cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL-cholesterol, LDL-cholesterol, apolipoprotein A-I and apolipoprotein… CONTINUE READING