Mental status and physical activity in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia: A subgroup analysis of a nationwide survey (A-HIT1 registry)


Kuman T. , Kayıkçıoğlu M. , Pırıldar Ş., Yılmaz M., Kaynar L., Aktan M., ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL LIPIDOLOGY, vol.14, no.3, pp.361-372, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jacl.2020.04.006
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL LIPIDOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.361-372
  • Keywords: Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia, Global severity index, HoFH, LDL, LDL apheresis, Mental state, Physical activity, Psychiatry, Psychopathology, Symptom check list, LDL-APHERESIS, PATIENTS PERCEPTIONS, RISK-FACTORS, SELF, LIFE, INTERVENTION, DEPRESSION, MANAGEMENT, DISORDER, PEOPLE

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH) is a rare, life-threatening disease due to high serum low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels. LDL cholesterol-lowering interventions are fundamental for patients with HoFH.