Relevance of the reduction of triglycerides in the prevention of coronary heart disease.

Abstract

Triglyceride metabolism is complex and still poorly understood. Hypertriglyceridemia seems to enhance the risk for the development of coronary heart disease, but it cannot be regarded as a counterpart of hypercholesterolemia as a risk factor. The relevance of reduction of triglycerides in the prevention of coronary heart disease is still unclear. This is… (More)

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@article{Kesniemi1998RelevanceOT, title={Relevance of the reduction of triglycerides in the prevention of coronary heart disease.}, author={Yrj{\"{o} Antero Kes{\"a}niemi}, journal={Current opinion in lipidology}, year={1998}, volume={9 6}, pages={571-4} }