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Publication Name World Journal of Hepatology
Manuscript ID 11371
Country/Territory Greece
Received
2014-05-18 16:10
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2014-05-18 22:44
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2014-06-06 11:02
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2014-09-10 13:39
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2014-09-10 14:01
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2014-09-10 14:01
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2014-11-05 09:07
ISSN 1948-5182 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Minireviews
Article Title Lipid-lowering agents in the management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Konstantinos Tziomalos
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Corresponding author Konstantinos Tziomalos, MD, PhD, First Propedeutic Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, AHEPA Hospital, Kiriakidi 1, 54636 Thessaloniki, Greece. ktziomalos@yahoo.com
Keywords Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; Statins; Fibrates; Ezetimibe; Colesevelam; Omega-3 fatty acids; Nicotinic acid; Cardiovascular disease; Transaminases; Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
Core Tip Accumulating data suggest that statins are safe in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and that they reduce the increased cardiovascular morbidity of this population. However, it is still unclear whether statins are also useful as a treatment for NAFLD per se, since there are very limited and conflicting data on their effects on liver histology. There is also very scarce evidence regarding the safety and efficacy of other lipid-lowering agents in patients with NAFLD.
Publish Date 2014-11-05 09:07
Citation Tziomalos K. Lipid-lowering agents in the management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. World J Hepatol 2014; 6(10): 738-744
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5182/full/v6/i10/738.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4254/wjh.v6.i10.738
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