Effects of Different Statin Treatments on Small Dense Low-Density Lipoprotein in Patients with Metabolic Syndrome


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Bahadir M. A. , Oguz A., Uzunlulu M., Bahadir O.

JOURNAL OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND THROMBOSIS, vol.16, no.5, pp.684-690, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.5551/jat.1123
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND THROMBOSIS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.684-690
  • Keywords: Metabolic syndrome, Statin, Small-dense low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, HEART-DISEASE, CHOLESTEROL, RISK, ROSUVASTATIN, PARTICLES, SIZE, ATORVASTATIN, MODULATION, PHENOTYPE, MEN

Abstract

Aim: To compare the effects of different low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol-lowering statin treatments on small dense LDL (sd-LDL) in hypercholesterolemic patients with metabolic syndrome (MetS).