Cardiovascular and lipid disorders are the leading cause of mortality in the United States. This chapter focuses on the epidemiology and trends data of hypercholesterolemia and hypertriglyceridemia, conditions that can considerably increase the risk of developing cardiovascular disorders.
Cardiovascular and Lipids at a Glance
Suggested citation: Endocrine Society. Endocrine Facts and Figures: Cardiovascular and Lipids. First Edition. 2016.
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