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Handbook of Lipidology

Tapan Ghose

9789352501953
242 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd
Overview

Handbook of Lipidology is a practical guide to the basics of, clinical approach to, and therapeutic options for different lipid disorders.

The book is divided into twenty one chapters, covering different aspects of lipid disorders, ranging from dyslipidaemia and atherosclerosis, to obesity and hyperlipidaedmia. The first chapter covers the history of dyslipidaemia research, followed by a chapter on epidemiology of lipid disorders. Other chapters cover topics such as lifestyle modifications for the management of dyslipidaemia, diet, weight loss, and kidney disease.

Enhanced by full colour images and information tables throughout, Handbook of Lipidology is an ideal reference guide for busy clinicians and postgraduates.

Key Points

  • Practical guide to the management of lipid disorders
  • Includes history, molecular biology, medication and management of various disorders
  • Images and illustrations throughout
Author Bio

Tapan Ghose MD DNB (Med) DNB (Cardio) FNB MNAMS FCSI FIMSA FACC FSCAI
Director and Head, Department of Cardiology, Paras Hospitals, Gurgaon, Haryana, India