OVERVIEW

Lipoprotein(a) is a genetically determined LDL-C like particle that is uniquely proatherogenic, prothrombotic, and proinflammatory. While emerging therapies are on the horizon, there are no current FDA approved medicinal treatment options for Lp(a). Understanding the prevalence and need to test for Lp(a) will hopefully help your patients mitigate potential cardiovascular risks via lifestyle modification and informing clinical practice.

This interactive module will cover:

  • The differences between LDL-C and Lp(a)
  • Testing and incidence of Lp(a), as well as associated diseases
  • Cardiovascular risk and risk-enhancing factors that can lead to cardiovascular events
  • Lifestyle management and risk factor mitigation 

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