Race-sex differences in the management of hyperlipidemia: The reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hyperlipidemias
  • Stroke

abstract

  • Hyperlipidemia was more aggressively treated and controlled among white men compared with white women, black men, and especially black women among those at highest risk for CHD. These differences were not attributable to factors influencing health services utilization.

publication date

  • May 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4422177

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.amepre.2014.10.025

PubMed ID

  • 25891050

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 520

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 48

number

  • 5