Prevalence of dyslipidemia in Iranian children and adolescents: A systematic review

Background: Dyslipidemia is considered as an important modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD). The link between childhood dyslipidemia and occurrence of atherosclerosis and its sequels in adulthood are well-documented. This study aimed to systematically review the prevalence of dysl...

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Main Authors: Silva Hovsepian, Roya Kelishadi, Shirin Djalalinia, Farshad Farzadfar, Shohreh Naderimagham, Mostafa Qorbani
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2015-01-01
Series:Journal of Research in Medical Sciences
Online Access:;year=2015;volume=20;issue=5;spage=503;epage=521;aulast=Hovsepian