Know When to Treat Your High Cholesterol (Video)

Dr. Rocco maps out what, when and why for treatment

Now that you know your cholesterol numbers, you’re probably wondering if levels are high enough to treat. At what point will you be prescribed cholesterol-lowering statins? And, what numbers should you shoot for if you want to avoid treatment?

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Answers to those questions are given by Michael Rocco, MD, medical director of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Stress Testing at Cleveland Clinic, in this whiteboard session.

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