HDL cholesterol, very low levels of LDL cholesterol, and cardiovascular events
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
In this post hoc analysis, HDL cholesterol levels were predictive of major cardiovascular events in patients treated with statins. This relationship was also observed among patients with LDL cholesterol levels below 70 mg per deciliter. (ClinicalTrials.gov number, NCT00327691 [ClinicalTrials.gov].).