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NHS and NICE approved pathways to prevent coronary heart disease in patients shown to be at increased risk

Posted on Tuesday March 19, 2024 in Health Screening

For patients who have been diagnosed with an acute coronary syndrome, requiring bypass surgery or stent, or have CT Angiography and or raised FAI where the risk of future coronary events is increased, effective secondary prevention is required. The target LDL in such patients has been lowered to <1.8 mmol/L.

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