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Familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH): PCCJ series

Familial hypercholesterolaemia: PCCJ sponsored familial hypercholesterolaemia series

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Milne D (2013)  Its not just a high cholesterol, it can be an indicator of a genetic disorder. Prim Care Cardiovasc Journal.  6. pp122-124. 

Neely, R (2013).  The importance of early diagnosis: how to identify patients with FH for diagnosis and referral. Prim Care Cardiovasc Journal. 7. 1. pp31-35

Thompson, G. and Seed,  M (2014)  The management of familial hypercholesterolaemia. Prim Care Cardiovasc Journal.  7 pp89-91

Humphries, S.  and Futema, M.  (2015) What's new in FH genetics? Prim Care Cardiovasc Journal. 1. 1. Epublication online

Green, P., Qureshi, N (2017) The role of primary care in patients with FH. PCCJ. Online publication.

Wald, D., Bestwick, M. et al (2016) Child parent familial hypercholesterolaemia screening in primary care.  New England Journal of Medicine. 375. pp1628-1637

France, M., Rees, A., Datta, D et al (2016) HEART UK statement on the management of homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia in the United Kingdom.  Atherosclerosis.  Available at: