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Publication Name World Journal of Cardiology
Manuscript ID 17232
Country of Manuscript Source France
Received
2015-02-25 09:24
Peer-Review Started
2015-02-26 08:27
To Make the First Decision
2015-03-20 11:41
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2015-03-28 16:01
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2015-04-03 00:00
Second Decision
2015-04-20 11:49
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2015-04-30 11:38
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2015-04-30 11:38
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2015-07-07 10:12
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2015-08-04 13:14
ISSN 1949-8462 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Specialty Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
Manuscript type Minireviews
Article Title Cholesterol confusion and statin controversy
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Robert DuBroff and Michel de Lorgeril
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Michel de Lorgeril, MD, PRETA-TIMC-IMAG, Equipe Cœur and Nutrition, CNRS UMR 5525-UJF-INP, Faculté de Médecine, Domaine de la Merci, Université de Grenoble, 38700 La Tronche, France. michel.delorgeril@ujf-grenoble.fr
Keywords Cholesterol; Statins; Coronary heart disease; Mediterranean diet; Cardiovascular disease; Mortality
Core Tip Traditional efforts to prevent cardiovascular disease have emphasized the benefits of cholesterol lowering and statin drugs. Often overlooked is the fact that numerous studies of cholesterol lowering have failed to demonstrate a mortality benefit and the benefits of statins may have been overstated. The Mediterranean diet has consistently lowered cardiovascular events and mortality in numerous studies and does not typically lower cholesterol levels. Alternative theories of atherosclerosis are independent of cholesterol metabolism and may provide the key to future preventive strategies.
Publish Date 2015-08-04 13:14
Citation DuBroff R, de Lorgeril M. Cholesterol confusion and statin controversy. World J Cardiol 2015; 7(7): 404-409
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1949-8462/full/v7/i7/404.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4330/wjc.v7.i7.404
Full Article (PDF) WJC-7-404.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJC-7-404.doc
Manuscript File 17232-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 17232-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 17232-Audio core tip.mp3
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Peer-review Report 17232-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 17232-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 17232-Scientific editor work list.pdf