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ea0099p298 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2024

Current prevalence and patterns of hypolipidemic medication based on real-life nation-wide data on 10, 816, 286 individuals

Mathioudakis Konstantinos , Yavropoulou Maria , Evangelia Koloutsou Maria , Makras Polyzois , Liberopoulos Evangelos , Athanasakis Konstantinos

Background: Hypercholesterolemia has an established causal role in the progression of atherosclerosis and development of cardiovascular disease (CVD). In studies carried out after 2002, the estimated prevalence of self-reported dyslipidemia in the Greek population ranges from 11% to 23%, whereas approximately 35% of mortality in Greece is attributed to cardiovascular disease (CVD). Relevant real-life data, however, are scarce.Methods: In the present stud...