Is the use of cholesterol in mortality risk algorithms in clinical guidelines valid? Ten years prospective data from the Norwegian HUNT 2 study
Good stuff, and doesn't mince words in its conclusion.
The straight dope on cholesterol
This raises the question: if indeed [LDL particle number] is always as good and in most cases better than LDL-C at predicting cardiovascular risk, why do we continue to measure (or calculate) LDL-C at all?