Management of familial hypercholesterolemia in children and young adults: consensus paper developed by a panel of lipidologists, cardiologists, paediatricians, nutritionists, gastroenterologists, general practitioners and a patient organization.

@article{Descamps2011ManagementOF,
  title={Management of familial hypercholesterolemia in children and young adults: consensus paper developed by a panel of lipidologists, cardiologists, paediatricians, nutritionists, gastroenterologists, general practitioners and a patient organization.},
  author={Olivier S. Descamps and Sylvie Tenoutasse and Xavier St{\'e}phenne and Inge Gies and V{\'e}ronique Beauloye and M. C. Lebrethon and Carine E de Beaufort and Kathleen De Waele and Andr{\'e} Scheen and Ernst E. Rietzschel and Andrea Mangano and J P Panier and Jean Ducobu and Michel Langlois and J-L Balligand and Philipp Legat and Victor H. Blaton and Erik Muls and L Van Gaal and Etienne M Sokal and Raoul R Rooman and Yvon A. Carpentier and Guy de Backer and Francis R. Heller},
  journal={Atherosclerosis},
  year={2011},
  volume={218 2},
  pages={
          272-80
        }
}
UNLABELLED Since heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HeFH) is a disease that exposes the individual from birth onwards to severe hypercholesterolemia with the development of early cardiovascular disease, a clear consensus on the management of this disease in young patients is necessary. In Belgium, a panel of paediatricians, specialists in (adult) lipid management, general practitioners and representatives of the FH patient organization agreed on the following common recommendations. 1… CONTINUE READING
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