T J Smilde
Country: The Netherlands
- Effect of aggressive versus conventional lipid lowering on atherosclerosis progression in familial hypercholesterolaemia (ASAP): a prospective, randomised, double-blind trialT J Smilde
Department of Medicine, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Netherlands
Lancet 357:577-81. 2001..We investigated the effect of high-dose atorvastatin on carotid atherosclerosis progression...
- Genetic and metabolic factors predicting risk of cardiovascular disease in familial hypercholesterolemiaT J Smilde
Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University Medical Center Nijmegen, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Neth J Med 59:184-95. 2001..Subclinical disease measurements, such as the intima media thickness (IMT), assessed by ultrasonography, may contribute to a better risk prediction of future cardiovascular disease in these patients...