Table 1—

Suggested treatment goals in patients with CMR and lipoprotein abnormalities

Goals
LDL cholesterol (mg/dl)Non-HDL cholesterol (mg/dl)ApoB (mg/dl)
Highest-risk patients, including those with 1) known CVD or 2) diabetes plus one or more additional major CVD risk factor<70<100<80
High-risk patients, including those with 1) no diabetes or known clinical CVD but two or more additional major CVD risk factors or 2) diabetes but no other major CVD risk factors<100<130<90
  • Other major risk factors (beyond dyslipoproteinemia) include smoking, hypertension, and family history of premature CAD.