New Patient Registry Available for Patients with High Triglycerides

Last Updated: Wednesday, 04-Sep-2013 04:00:00 EDT

As a professional organization, the National Lipid Association's mission has been to reduce the morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular disease by increasing the understanding of the pathophysiology, and detection and optimal treatment of lipid disorders. Developing patient registries is crucial to this mission by pooling patient data concerning more rare dyslipidemias so that epidemiologic and/or clinical research can be more focused.

Your participation in this specific patient registry will assist researchers in the planning of clinical trials that will assess the efficacy of new therapies. The NLA and the Foundation of the NLA are pleased to announce the formation this new registry specific patients with hypertriglyceridemia. For information on the registry and how to get patients added, go to