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____1.The overall goal of treating hyperlipidemia is:1.Maintain an LDL level of less than 160 mg/dL2.To reduce atherogenesis3.Lowering apo B, one of the apoliproteins4.All of the above
____2.When considering which cholesterol-lowering drug to prescribe, which factor determines the typeand intensity of treatment?
____3.First-line therapy for hyperlipidemia is:
____4.James is a 45-year-old patient with an LDL level of 120 and normal triglycerides. Appropriate first-line therapy for James may include diet counseling, increased physical activity, and:
____5.Joanne is a 60-year-old patient with an LDL of 132 and a family history of coronary artery disease.She has already tried diet changes (increased fiber and plant sterols) to lower her LDL and after 6months her LDL is slightly higher. The next step in her treatment would be:1.A statin2.Niacin3.Sterols4.A fibric acid derivative
____6.Sharlene is a 65-year-old patient who has been on a lipid-lowering diet and using plant sterolmargarine daily for the past 3 months. Her LDL is 135 mg/dL. An appropriate treatment for herwould be:
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____7.Phil is a 54-year-old male with multiple risk factors who has been on a high-dose statin for 3 monthsto treat his high LDL level. His LDL is 135 mg/dL and his triglycerides are elevated. A reasonablechange in therapy would be to:
____8.Jamie is a 34-year-old pregnant woman with familial hyperlipidemia and elevated LDL levels. Whatis the appropriate treatment for a pregnant woman?
____9.Han is a 48-year-old diabetic with hyperlipidemia and high triglycerides. His LDL is 112 mg/dL andhe has not tolerated statins. He warrants a trial of a:1.Sterol2.Niacin3.Fibric acid derivative4.Bile acid-binding resin

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