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Episode 434: PREMIUM – finally, an LDL target trial

In episode 434, James and Mike discuss the Treat Stroke to Target trial where subjects were randomized to attain different LDL levels in patients experiencing a stroke or TIA. We talk about whether the results of this trial mean you need to measure LDL levels or just give more statin. Listen to find out.

Show notes

A Comparison of Two LDL Cholesterol Targets after Ischemic Stroke

N Engl J Med. 2019 Nov 18. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1910355

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