Cardiovascular risk factors extend beyond cholesterol, and include small proteins and lipoprotein subtypes. Cardiovascular risk is better assessed by identifying measurable lipid risk factors. Advanced lipid testing therefore, plays a crucial role in clinical practice. The kinds of lipids and their function, risk factors associated with abnormal levels of lipid and the role of advanced lipid testing in clinical assessment are discussed in detail in this presentation.

                   

Advanced Lipid Testing


Tags: Cardiology