HMC Athero-Lipid Clinic

Location:
Ground East Clinic
325 9th Ave
Attending:
Alan Chait, MD
Absences:
For planned absences (vacation, conference leave, etc.):
Jan Weyer (patient care coordinator)


For emergency absences (sick leave, family emergency, etc.):
Jan Weyer (patient care coordinator)


Sessions:
Tuesday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Description

Residents will learn how to manage complex lipid disorders, including patients with familial hypercholesterolemia, premature vascular disease associated with lipid disorders, marked hypertriglyceridemia, statin intolerance and rare disorders of lipid metabolism.

Recommended Reading

Knopp RH. "Drug Treatment of Lipid Disorders." New England Journal of Medicine Review 1999;498-511.