The Management of Dyslipidemia for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction (Lipids) (2014) - VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines
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The Management of Dyslipidemia for Cardiovascular Risk Reduction (Lipids) (2014)

Update of CPG in Progress

Image of the cover of the VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline Management of DyslipidemiaThe guideline describes the critical decision points in the Management of Dyslipidemia (LIPIDS) and provides clear and comprehensive evidence based recommendations incorporating current information and practices for practitioners throughout the DoD and VA Health Care systems. The guideline is intended to improve patient outcomes and local management of patients with dyslipidemia.

Disclaimer:This Clinical Practice Guideline is intended for use only as a tool to assist a clinician/healthcare professional and should not be used to replace clinical judgment.

About the CPG

The guideline is formatted as one algorithm.

Questions about the LIPIDS Guideline

March 2015 Webinar: VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Dyslipidemia for CV Risk Reduction
September 2015 Webinar: VA/DoD Management of Dyslipidemia for Cardiovasular (CV) Risk Reduction Guideline and How it Differs from the ACC/AHA