Cholesterol Management in General Practice
Doctors Sara and Lisa talk to Dr Aseem Mishra, Academic GP trainee involved in helping produce the Guidelines for the Greater Manchester Lipid Pathway. Greater Manchester has very high levels of Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events (MACEs). The guidelines for how to treat hyperlipidaemia and what we’re aiming for have changed. Dr Mishra helps talk through these changes. Towards the end of the episode, we discuss injectable treatments for secondary prevention including Inclisiran. The resource links are extensive, we hope you find the discussion and the links as useful as we do.
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