Assessment and Management of Familial Hyperlipidaemia

On successful completion of the resource, you will be provided with one hour of CPD.


Resource Content

This resource is composed of 10 clinical cases and is designed to test your knowledge and nderstanding of the assessment and management of Familial Hyperlipidaemia. The questions are specifically designed for GPs and Doctors in training.

Aims and Objectives:

On completion of this resource, you should have an improved understanding of:

  • The differential diagnosis of inherited lipid disorders
  • How inherited lipid disorders may present and be managed
  • The value of cascade testing to identify family members at risk of familial hypercholesterolaemia
  • Assessment of familial hypercholesterolaemia in children

Author: Dr Dev Datta