• New therapeutic approaches for familial chylomicronemia syndrome in development

    5 days ago - By Healio

    PHILADELPHIA - A number of new therapeutic approaches may change the treatment approach for patients with familial chylomicronemia syndrome, a speaker said at the National Lipid Association Scientific Sessions.Patients with familial chylomicronemia syndrome “are among our worst patients in the lipid clinic because of how sick they are,” Richard L. Dunbar, MD, assistant professor of medicine in the Cardiovascular Risk Intervention Program at University of Pennsylvania, and from the Lipid Clinic at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, said during a presentation.
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