Lipid Management Goals

Non-LDL Cholesterol Triglycerides < 150 mg/dL Total Cholesterol < 200 mg/dL HDL > 40 mg/dL (males) HDL > 50 mg/dL (females) Non HDL Cholesterol: ¬†LDL goal + 30 mg/dL LDL Cholesterol LDL < 70 mg/dL: ¬†Preexisting coronary heart disease (CHD) at high risk LDL < 100 mg/dL: ¬† CHD (myocardial infarction, unstable or chronic stable … Continue reading