chapter  29
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^#.^t29: TLC of Antihyperlipidemics

One of the most important achievements of modern medicine is a signicant reduction in mortality caused by circulatory system diseases, arising from atherogenesis. A signicant increase in the occurrence of such diseases (as a consequence of hypertriglyceridemia and hypercholesterolemia) is undoubtedly caused by changes in diet and mode of life, resulting from the life changes inducted by modern civilization.