PCSK9 Management for Hypercholesterolemia

General Information and Organizations for Hypercholesterolemia, Heart disease, Health and Fitness

NHLBI Health Information Center

P.O. Box 30105,
Bethesda, MD, 20824-0105
301-592-8573
www.nhlbi.nih.gov

Nutrition.gov

www.nutrition.gov

President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition

www.fitness.gov

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

www.cdc.gov/tobacco

Healthfinder

A free gateway to reliable consumer health and human services information developed by the U.S. DHHS
www.healthfinder.gov

MedlinePlus

Up-to-date, quality health care information from the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health
www.medlineplus.gov


Other Resources:

Mayo Clinic High Cholesterol

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/basics/treatment/con-20020865

High Cholesterol Treatments

http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Cholesterol/Pages/Treatment.aspx

American Heart Association prevention and treatment of high cholesterol

http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/PreventionTreatmentofHighCholesterol/Prevention-and-Treatment-of-High-Cholesterol_UCM_001215_Article.jsp


Sources

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Screening for Lipid Disorders: Recommendations and Rationale. Am J Prev Med2001;20(3S):73-76 http://www.elsevier.com/locate/ajpmonline

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/high-blood-cholesterol/in-depth/statins/art-20045772

https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/files/docs/public/heart/wyntk.pdf.
Accessed October 13, 2015

http://www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/cholesterol-absorption-inhibitors-for-high-cholesterol

http://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/pcsk9-inhibitors-a-major-advance-in-cholesterol-lowering-drug-therapy-201503157801

http://www.healthline.com/health/pcsk9-inhibitors-what-you-need-to-know#Comparison5

http://archive.ahrq.gov/clinic/ajpmsuppl/lipidrr.htm