Serum plant and other noncholesterol sterols, cholesterol metabolism and 22-year mortality among middle-aged men.

@article{Strandberg2010SerumPA,
  title={Serum plant and other noncholesterol sterols, cholesterol metabolism and 22-year mortality among middle-aged men.},
  author={Timo E Strandberg and H Gylling and Reijo Sakari Tilvis and Tatu A. Miettinen},
  journal={Atherosclerosis},
  year={2010},
  volume={210 1},
  pages={282-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate long-term prognostic effect of serum noncholesterol sterols, including plant sterols, in middle-aged men with high cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, without statins at baseline. METHODS This was a prospective study of 232 men (mean age 60 years) at high risk of CVD in 1985-1986. Most were hypercholesterolemic, 29 (12%) had a history… CONTINUE READING