Adrian David Marais

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia and its management
    Adrian David Marais
    Lipidology Division of Internal Medicine and MRC Cape Heart Group, University of Cape Town Health Science Faculty, Observatory, South Africa
    Semin Vasc Med 4:43-50. 2004
  2. ncbi A dose-titration and comparative study of rosuvastatin and atorvastatin in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia
    A David Marais
    Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town, Lipidology, Internal Medicine, 5th Floor C Barnard Building, UCT Health Science Faculty, Anzio Road, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
    Atherosclerosis 197:400-6. 2008
  3. ncbi Familial hypercholesterolemia in South Africa
    Adrian David Marais
    Lipidology Division of Internal Medicine and MRC Cape Heart Group, University of Cape Town Health Science Faculty, Observatory, South Africa
    Semin Vasc Med 4:93-5. 2004
  4. pmc Familial hypercholesterolaemia
    A David Marais
    Lipidology Division of Internal Medicine, University of Cape Town Health Science Faculty, Observatory 7925, Republic of South Africa
    Clin Biochem Rev 25:49-68. 2004

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia and its management
    Adrian David Marais
    Lipidology Division of Internal Medicine and MRC Cape Heart Group, University of Cape Town Health Science Faculty, Observatory, South Africa
    Semin Vasc Med 4:43-50. 2004
    ..Portocaval shunt may still play a role in patients with coronary artery disease who do not have access to plasmapheresis. Gene therapy is currently not practicable but is being actively developed...
  2. ncbi A dose-titration and comparative study of rosuvastatin and atorvastatin in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia
    A David Marais
    Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town, Lipidology, Internal Medicine, 5th Floor C Barnard Building, UCT Health Science Faculty, Anzio Road, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
    Atherosclerosis 197:400-6. 2008
    ..All treatments were well tolerated. Rosuvastatin may have therapeutic value in the management of hoFH...
  3. ncbi Familial hypercholesterolemia in South Africa
    Adrian David Marais
    Lipidology Division of Internal Medicine and MRC Cape Heart Group, University of Cape Town Health Science Faculty, Observatory, South Africa
    Semin Vasc Med 4:93-5. 2004
    ..This chapter describes current situation concerning the management of familial hypercholesterolemia in South Africa...
  4. pmc Familial hypercholesterolaemia
    A David Marais
    Lipidology Division of Internal Medicine, University of Cape Town Health Science Faculty, Observatory 7925, Republic of South Africa
    Clin Biochem Rev 25:49-68. 2004
    ..All of these disorders pose a high risk of atherosclerosis, especially in the homozygous phenotype. Studies of influences on the phenotype and responses to treatment are also discussed in the context of the metabolic derangements...