ACC Holds the Fourth LDL: Address the Risk Think Tank

The ACC held its fourth LDL: Address the Risk Think Tank on Sept. 11, building upon the knowledge and research discussed in previous roundtables. The Think Tank continued the Heart House Roundtables tradition of exploring the practical issues that clinicians and patients face within high-value clinical areas. Throughout the day, participants explored evidence on treatment options and gaps in care among three high-risk patient populations, including patients with very high LDL ≥ 190, diabetes and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD). Discussions addressed how to ensure patients are prescribed the appropriate therapies to achieve optimal response to sufficiently reduce risk. Read more on