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Paradigm shift in use of statins

A strategy that takes a patient-centric approach to managing cholesterol has been recommended by the American Heart Association

CHOLESTEROL measurements are routinely done for those going for a general health check-up or an assessment of their risk of heart attack and stroke. Most people believe that the "bad" cholesterol (also termed low density lipoprotein cholesterol or LDL-C) will clog their arteries and the "good"