Cholesterol Disorders

First Oral Non-Statin LDL-C Lowering Drug Approved in 2 Decades
February 25, 2020

Bempedoic acid is the first oral, once-daily, non-statin cholesterol lowering medication to receive FDA approval since 2002.

AHA/ACC & ESC/EAS Lipid Guidelines: Compare & Contrast Quiz
January 10, 2020

Dyslipidemia guidelines from the US and Europe take slightly different routes to similar ends. Test your knowledge of the twists and turns.

Lipid Guidelines, Compared: ACC/AHA and ESC/EAS
October 09, 2019

The European and American guidelines on dyslipidemia management overlap but also diverge in critical ways. A Johns Hopkins cardiologist highlights similarities and differences.