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Is the cholesterol hypothesis, which posits that lowering cholesterol prevents coronary heart disease, fundamentally wrong? A recent trial may be the tipping point in our approach to CHD prevention.
Original Article: Cholesterol Paradox: A Correlate Does Not a Surrogate MakeNEXT ARTICLE
Statins (or HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors) are a class of drug used to lower cholesterol levels by inhibiting the enzyme HMG-CoA reductase, which plays a central role in the production of cholesterol in the liver. Increased cholesterol levels have been as...