Sidhu Mandeep

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Practical Approach to Managing Dyslipidemia: Role of Statins

General (including evidence of efficacy) The central tenet of the lipid hypothesis emphasizes a causal relationship between dyslipidemia and atherogenesis. Individuals with life-long low LDL-C (low-density lipoprotein) levels have a low risk of developing coronary artery disease. Dietary and pharmacologic interventions that lower serum cholesterol have been shown to reduce incidence and recurrence of major…


General description of procedure, equipment, technique Since the first documented successful case of the aortocoronary bypass grafting by Dr. V. Kolesov in Leningrad in 1964, coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) has prolonged lives and improved quality of life of countless patients worldwide.  The primary objective of CABG is to provide unobstructed blood flow to the…

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